Visitation at Funeral Home
Obituary of Lucretia "Cookie" Fritz Smith
Lucretia "Cookie" Fritz Smith, age 73, of Asheboro died Saturday, November 10, 2018 at Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital, Greensboro.
Mrs. Smith was born October 30, 1945, the daughter of Dr. Jacob Luther Fritz and Catherine Cranford Fritz.
Cookie was a native of Randolph County and retired owner and operator of Eva Frye, Inc. She was a member of First United Methodist Church. Cookie was preceded in death by her parents; her husband: Jimmy Odell Smith; brothers: Luther Fritz and Bob Fritz; sister: Emily Fritz Lage.
She is survived by two sons: Jim Smith and his wife, Alice of Asheboro and LTC (RET) Stephen L. Smith and his wife, Anderson of Seagrove; daughter: Catherine Smith Napier of Asheboro; grandchildren: Natalie Smith of Asheboro, Eric Smith of Asheboro, Jacob Smith and his wife, Angela of Hope Mills and Savannah Smith of Raleigh; great granddaughter: Leia Lynn Smith of Hope Mills.
The family will receive friends Thursday, November 15, 2018 from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM at Pugh Funeral Home, 437 Sunset Avenue, Asheboro, NC. Memorial Service will follow at 12:00 pm in the Pugh Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Lynda Ferguson officiating. Burial will follow at Oaklawn Cemetery.
Memorials to: First United Methodist Church, 224 North Fayetteville Street, Asheboro, NC 27203 or Wounded Warrior Foundation, 2115 Park Blvd., San Diego, CA 92101.