Patricia Rose "Jitterbug" Harper Smith, 80 of Haw River passed away at home on April 30, 2022.
Jitterbug was born in Alamance County on September 18, 1941 a daughter of the late Jack Harper and Neta Jackson Harper. She worked at Copeland Mills for most of her career and she was a loving wife, mother, sister and aunt.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a great grandchild, four sisters, Ruth Cates, Mary Myrick, Jackie Pritchette and Linda Harper and six brothers, Harold Harper, Floyd Harper, Pete Harper, Ralph Harper, Robert "Bobby" Harper, Richard Harper
Surviving is her husband of 42 years, Jimmy Franklin Smith; two sons, Gordon Baldwin and Eric Baldwin (Sharon); eight grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; ; and three nieces who were like her daughters, Lynn Rocha, Dawn Harris and Jennifer Suarez;
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 2 pm on Friday, May 13, 2022 in the chapel of Omega Funeral Service & Crematory. The family will receive friends from 1-2pm prior to the service at the funeral home. You may share an online condolence by visiting www.omegafsc.com. Arrangements are in the care of Omega Funeral Service and Crematory.
The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to AuthoraCare Collective Hospice for all their special care.
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