Rebecca Smith



Rebecca Smith, 62, of Ridgeland, SC, wife of Dwight Smith, passed away on February 19, 2018 in Arizona.

Rebecca was born in Bluefield, WVA to the late Vince Lamanna and Amelda Ruth Lamanna. She was a Navy wife prior to moving to Ridgeland and taught English to Japanese students while living in Japan for eleven years. She was a member of Jasper County Council on Aging and a Christian. She enjoyed all types of music.

In addition to her husband, Rebecca is survived by her son, Douglas Smith of Ridgeland, SC; daughter, Kari Smith of Beaufort, SC; brothers, John Lamanna and Davis Lammana, both of Detroit, MI; sister, Susan Tereck of Detroit, MI, and grandson, Taylor Smith of Beaufort, SC. She was predeceased by her brother, Bob Lamanna.

A memorial service will be held at 2 pm, Friday, March 9, 2018 at Sauls Funeral Home, 310 W. Adams St., Ridgeland.

Sauls Funeral Home of Ridgeland is assisting the family with arrangements.