Greta Joan Smith
Greta Joan Smith
  • February 10, 1935 - October 28, 2017
  • Huntsville, Alabama

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Mrs. Smith died at home after a long battle with Alzheimer disease. She is survived by her loving husband of 64 years, Kenneth C. Smith of Huntsville, AL; daughter, Twalla Smith Foster (Richard); three grandchildren, Candice Weeks (Chris), Caycee Foster and Mason Foster; and seven great-grandchildren.

She graduated from Hazel Green High School where she was a cheerleader and active student council member. She also taught at Hazel Green Elementary. Traveling was a big part of her life as evident by all the states and international travel she made with friends and family. She was employed at Martin Industries for 20+ years. Mrs. Smith was an active member of Toney Methodist Church and helped build the new church building that stands today. Joan loved singing, had a beautiful voice, and sang in the church choir. She was a devout Christian and loved Jesus Christ. Her desire was for all to know Jesus as their personal savior. She was loved by everyone.

You may visit with the family at Valhalla Funeral Home on Monday, October 30, 2017 from 10:30 to 11:30am. Funeral services will commence at 11:30am with interment immediately following in Valhalla Memory Gardens. Please sign her guest registry at