roSE (SCHraFEL) smitherman

YADKINVILLE - Mrs. Rose Smitherman, 91, formerly of Clemmonsville Road, died Thursday, Nov. 30, 2000, at Silas Creek Manor in Winston-Salem. She was born Aug. 7, 1909, in Spring Creek township, Iowa, to the late Joseph Scharfel and Mollie Miller Scharfel. Mrs. Smitherman worked as a nursing aide at Hoots Memorial Hospital and with the Boonville school system in the cafeteria. She was married to the late Foy Smitherman, who preceded her in death. Also a son, Robert J. Smitherman, and three sisters preceded her in death. She is survived by a daughter, Bonnie (Billy) Jenkins of Winston-Salem; two sons, Benard "Bud" (Nita) Smitherman of Winston-Salem and Billy (Sharon) Smitherman of Jackson, Va.; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and five sisters in Iowa. A graveside service will be conducted at 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 2, 2000, at Deep Creek Friends Church in Yadkinville, with the Rev. H.O. Jenkins officiating. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, at Reavis Funeral Home, Yadkinville. Reavis Funeral Home Yadkinville Chapel is serving the Smitherman family.