Susan Marie Smith, age 60, a lifelong resident of Beaufort, South Carolina, died at Beaufort Memorial Hospital on September 1, 2022, after a long illness. \nMs. Smith was born on December 23, 1961 in Beaufort, South Carolina, to the late Melvin Smith and Arnitta Smith. Her parents and sisters Rita Smith, Brenda Pollitt and Nettie Sova preceded her in death. Ms. Smith retired from Technical College of the Lowcountry. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.\nShe is survived by her sister Marlene R. Smith of Beaufort, South Carolina, her brother Melvin Farrell Smith (Deborah) of Grays, South Carolina, nieces Virginia Lavender, Bonnie Colson, Elise Ellard and Lanetta Lewis, nephews Anton Sova, Ezra Sova and Aaron Sova, and several great nieces and great nephews.\n Visitation will be held at Anderson Funeral Home on Wednesday, September 7, 2022 from 5-7pm. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, September 8, 2022 at 11am at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints with interment to follow at Beaufort Memorial Gardens. \nIn lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Anderson Funeral Home for funeral expenses.\nAnderson Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.