Hailey E. Smith

Published 7:19 am Tuesday, November 23, 2010

By Staff
Miss Hailey Elizabeth Smith, age 13, a resident of Belhaven, died Thursday November 18, 2010 as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday November 26, 2010 at the Northside High School auditorium officiated by Pastor Ron Bousquet. A private burial will be at the Keech Family Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Zach Burbage, D.J. Keech, Tristan Jones, Travis Everette, William Boyd, Dale Latham, Wade Kirk and Justin Keech. Honorary pallbearer will be Zach Woolard.
Hailey was born in Pitt County on May 13, 1997, daughter of Curtis Ellwood Smith, Jr. and Vickie Brooks Smith. She was an eighth grade student at Northeast Elementary School. Hailey was Co-Captain of the Northeast Cougar Cheerleader Squad and a member of Northeast Beta Club.
Survivors include Hailey’s parents, Curt and Vickie Smith both of the home; two sisters: Sylvia Faye Smith and Katelynn Earleen Smith both of the home; maternal grandmother: Vicky Brooks Briley of Grimesland; maternal grandfather: Earl O’Neal of Raleigh; maternal step-grandfather: Jarvis Eugene Briley of Grimesland and a maternal step-grandmother: Linda O’Neal of Raleigh. Hailey was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents: Curtis L. Smith, Sr. and Sylvia Marilyn Keech.
The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday November 26, 2010 at the Northside High School auditorium.
In lieu of flowers, the family kindly asks that memorial contributions be made to the Hailey Smith Memorial Fund, First South Bank, c/o Bambi Cox, 1311 Carolina Ave., Washington, NC 27889.
Condolences may be offered by visiting www.paulfuneralhome.com.
Paul Funeral Home of Belhaven is honored to serve the Smith family.
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