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Deborah Lynn (Dodson) Smith

September 3, 1960 ~ May 14, 2020 (age 59)


Tobaccoville – Deborah Lynn Dodson Smith, 59, of Tobaccoville, passed away Thursday, May 14, 2020, at Universal Health Care. She was a member of Mount Pleasant United Methodist Church.  Debrah was born on September 3, 1960, in Forsyth County, to the late Thurman Wesley and Vernie Lee Dodson.   She always made sure that her house was clean, she loved cooking, loved her dogs and cats, loved traveling to the beach but most important to her was her love of her family.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her brothers, Roger Dale Dodson (Lou Anne) and Mitchell Dodson.

Left to cherish her memory is her sons:  Wesley Steven (April) Berrier and Mitchell Ray Smith; sisters Kathy Lee Dodson-Wells (Mike) and Rhonda Kay Dodson (Phil Hughes); brother Thurmond Wesley (Sylvia) Dodson Jr. and a number of special nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held on Sunday, May 24, 2020, at 2:00 p.m. at Philippians 3:10 Church located at 3016 Brown Mountain Road, Westfield, NC 27053. The service will be conducted by Rev. Rex Adams.

Slate Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of DebrahLynn Dodson Smith.  Online condolences may be offered at www.slatefh.com.Tobaccoville –



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Memorial Service
May 24, 2020

2:00 PM
Philippians (Brown Mountain Road, NC)

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