Karen Russom Smith, 80, passed away on June 9, 2017.
She was born May 8, 1937 in Rochelle, Georgia to Ruby Griffin and John Russom. Karen lived in Savannah, Georgia most of her life and enjoyed bingo, reading and word search puzzles.
She is preceded in death by her husband, John F. Smith; sisters Sylvia Blake and Elizabeth Smith. Survivors include her daughters Kathryn (Glenn) Thompson, Sharon Winters; grandchildren, Kristina Shea Jones, Brittney, Josh and Conor Winters; Kamryn Thompson, great grandchildren, Travis, Wesley, Victoria, Amber, Abby, Caiden, 4 great great-grandchildren; her sisters, Shirley (Bob) Stewart, Barbara Daggett, brothers John Russom and Donald Jerry Russom; and several nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, June 16, 2017 at 6:00 pm at Grace United Methodist Church, 6412 Waters Avenue, Savannah, Georgia 31406.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the American Heart Association online at donatenow.heart.org or 1101 Northchase Parkway, Suite 1, Marietta, GA 30067-6411.Print This Obituary & Condolences