Jackie Lou Conaway Smith was born June 16, 1931 in Savannah, TN, the daughter of the late Richard Conaway and Elva Prater Adams. She was united in marriage to Jack E. Smith on December 17, 1949 and he preceded her in death on February 22, 2021. Jackie worked for 28 years at Hickory Hills Factory in Clifton, TN. She was a member of the Clifton Church of God in Clifton, TN and supported various Christian ministries.
God has placed special people on this earth to share His word and love. Jackie did just that; she strengthened the faith of those who believed and brought Jesus to the heart of the non-believer. Her greatest Joy next to the Lord was her family.
Jackie departed this life on February 17, 2023 in Clifton, TN at her home at the age of 91 years, 8 months, and 1 day.
She is survived by daughter, Cheryl McDonald; sons, Carlton Smith and wife Cindy, and Phillip Conley Smith, all of Clifton, TN; grandchildren, Natalie McDonald, Patra Lineberry and husband Danny, Canaan Smith, and Carla Smith and husband John; and great-grandchildren, Konnor Lineberry, Kalee Lineberry, Carter Dugger, Brayken Horner, Haze Horner, Jace Horner, Skyler Lineberry, Carson Lineberry, and Rainey Lineberry.
In addition to her husband and parents, Jackie was preceded in death by a daughter, Ferrel Dwight; brothers, Dewey Adams, Leon Adams, and Russell Conaway; and sisters, Joyce Adams, Richard Mae Lineberry.
Funeral services were on Monday, February 20, 2023 at 3:00 pm at Clifton Church of God with Bro. Ricky Mitchell and Bro. Paul Odle, Jr. officiating. Burial followed in the Prater’s Chapel Cemetery with Shackelford Funeral Directors assisting the family.
Those honored with serving as pallbearers: Lytle Smith, Carter Dugger, Hasten Adams, David Smith, Canaan Smith, and Daryl Lineberry.
Those honored with serving as honorary pallbearers: Mitchell Lineberry and Richard Massa.