Bobbie Ruth Smaltz - Joanna

Bobbie Ruth Smaltz, age 79, the widow of Harold E. Smaltz, passed away July 7, 2017, at the NHC of Clinton.

She was born in Anderson, SC and was a daughter of the late Rev. T.R. and Leeolar Thacker Jennings.

Mrs. Smaltz is survived by her son, Ricky Bagwell of Greenville; her daughter, Deborah Huckaby (Mike) of Kinards; her brothers, Donnie Jennings of Clinton, and Robert Jennings of Anderson; her sister, Jean Richardson of Joanna; and her four grandchildren, Jason Huckaby, Erin Bagwell, Dustin Bagwell, Steven Bagwell; and her one great-grandchild, Alexis Huckaby.

She is predeceased by her two sons, Ray and Jerry Bagwell; and her sister, Francis Hayes.

Memorial service will be held Monday, July 10, 2017, at 5 PM, at the Joanna Church of God. The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 PM at Gray Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Joanna Church of God, 124 S. Main St., Joanna, SC 29351; or to the Donaldson Church of God, 1330 Fork Shoals Road, Greenville, SC 29605.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at

Gray Funeral Home of Clinton

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