Frances Kay Simmons Smith

Frances Kay Simmons Smith

February 16, 2022, 74, Havelock –

Frances Kay Simmons Smith, age 74, passed away Wednesday at her residence. Born in Huntington, WV, she was the daughter of the late Joseph J. Simmons and the late Opal Lee Sias Simmons and wife of the late John Ed Smith, Sr.

A service to celebrate Kay’s life will be held Sunday at 3:00 pm in the chapel of Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home. The family will greet friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Entombment will follow in the Wayne Memorial Park Mausoleum.

She is survived by her children, Dee Smith, Kathleen Luzadder and husband, Mike and John Smith, Jr. and wife, Suzanne; a sister, Patsy Cook; her grandchildren, Mary, Joey, Sara, Grace, Aidan, Jordan and Greyson; a great-grandson, Mikey; three four-legged babies, Molly, Jojo and Bruce and numerous nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be directed to the Carteret County Humane Society and Animal Shelter, 853 Hibbs Road, Newport, NC 28570, or to the American Heart Association, PO Box 840692, Dallas, TX 75284-0692.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home is serving the Smith family and online condolences may be directed to