Carolyn Louise Smith Britt

Carolyn Louise Smith Britt, age 89 of Gainesville passed away Wednesday, October 13, 2021, at her residence surrounded by her loving family.

Born in Atlanta, Georgia on September 15, 1932, Mrs. Britt was the daughter of the late Gid L. and Vivian Johnson Smith. Mrs. Britt was a homemaker and she enjoyed flower gardening and spending time with her children, grands and greats. She was a member of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Britt is preceded in death by her husband James Early Britt, and brother and sister-in-law Herbert and LaVerne Smith and brother Doyle Smith.

Survivors include her son Tony Britt (Kathy) of Monticello, daughters Dianne Parker (Bill) of Myrtle Beach, SC, Barbara Clyburn (Jim) of Gainesville, Carol Britt of Gainesville and Kathy Lee of Tampa, sister Jo Shaw of Gainesville, sister-in-law Rita Smith of Prattville, AL, eleven grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday, October 15, 2021, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with Rev. Josh Taylor and Rev. Lanny Richardson officiating. Interment will follow the service in Providence Baptist Church Cemetery in the Batesville Community, Clarkesville. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, prior to the service from 1-2 PM.

Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to Hospice of Northeast Georgia Medical Center.

An online guest book is available for the Britt family at

Arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel & Gardens, Clarkesville. 706-754-6256

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