Place of Death: Tuscaloosa, Al.
Cheri Sue Smith, age 60, of Tuscaloosa, passed away on September 9, 2021. Cheri was born on August 17, 1961, in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. She attended Tuscaloosa High School where she graduated in 1979. She was a 1985 graduate of the Tulane University School of Architecture in New Orleans, Louisianna. She made many friends there that she called family and loved the city she would call home for years. She also lived and worked in the Destin, Florida area. Cheri was a former employee of the University of Alabama. She was preceded in death by her parents Wayne Allen Smith and Jimmie Sue Turner-Smith and grandparents William and Viola Watkins Smith and James F. and Gertrude Dorough Turner. She is survived by her brothers Philip Wayne Smith and Jeffrey Allen Smith (Lily). Niece and nephews Haley Cheri Smith Abbett, Philip Coleman Smith, Caleb Tyler Smith, and their families.
Funeral details will be announced here soon, please check back. Cheri fought hard against Parkinson’s disease.
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Graveside services for Ms. Cheri Smith will be held Thursday, September 30, 2021, at Cornelious Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery (16251 Cornelious Church Road Buhl, Al. 35446) Wills’ Funeral Service of Northport is in charge of all arrangements.