8PEMBROKE, KY., — Nancy Lou Roper Smith, 79, of Pembroke passed away Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at St. Thomas Hospital in Murfreesboro, TN after a long illness. Mrs. Smith was born in Clarksville, TN on May 7, 1940 the daughter of the late Emmett Allan and Hortense Moss Roper. Nancy was a retired schoolteacher for over 27 years for Christian County Public Schools. She was a graduate of George Peabody College for Teachers Vanderbilt University. She was a member of St. Johns United Methodist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister Kathleen Roper Sanders.

Memorial Services will be at 4pm Monday, December 2, 2019 at Maddux-Fuqua-Hinton Funeral Home with Rev. Janet Carden officiating with burial to be at a later day in Green Hill Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be from 12noon to 4pm at Maddux-Fuqua-Hinton Funeral Home.

Survivors include her husband of 55 years David C. Smith of Pembroke, her daughter Cathrine Smith Gordon and her husband Donald of Murfreesboro, TN., her grandchildren Robert David Gordon, Ainsley Elizabeth Gordon and Maura Colleen Gordon, her brother E.A. ‘Al’ Roper III of Guthrie.

In Lieu of Flowers memorial contributions, can be made in her honor to Max Hope’s Rescue Mission at 710 North Main Street, Hopkinsville, KY 42240.

To send flowers to Nancy's family, please visit our floral section.

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