Marie Greenly "Ree" Smyser, 57, died Sunday, May 19, 2013, at Franklin Regional Hospital.
She was born in Detroit, Mich., the daughter of the late Sudie Alice Young. She also was preceded in death by a son, Joshua "Josh" Winston, and a brother, Chuck Greenly.
Mrs. Smyser is survived by her husband, Arthur "Gerry" Smyser a daughter; Jennifer Cureton of Charlotte; grandson, Kirby Lee Tharrington; and a sister, Teresa Greenly of Newberry, Mich.
Her funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at the chapel of Bright Funeral Home, 405 S. Main St., Wake Forest NC, (919) 556-5811.
Friends may visit with the family one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.brightfunerals.com.