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“Miss u Lynn can't believe it has been a year. ”
1 of 35 | Posted by: Sandy Greene - Mooresboro, NC

“So sorry for your loss! Prayers for the family. ”
2 of 35 | Posted by: Marsha Turner - Lusby, MD

“Sympathies and prayers for the family. I just became friends with Lynn in the Fall but we became fast friends and just last week had dinner, and...Read More »
3 of 35 | Posted by: Ricky Dixon - Inman, SC - friend

“Praying for your Marine and your family during this difficult time. ”
4 of 35 | Posted by: jan - Edwardsville, IL

“Tonya, Sorry to hear about your sister. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. If there is anything we can do, let us know. ...Read More »
5 of 35 | Posted by: Ron & Shirley Coates - Woodruff, SC

“Dear Lynn, I was so sad to hear about your sudden passing. We have worked together and been friends for more than 20 years. My prayers are with...Read More »
6 of 35 | Posted by: Gary Koenig - Boiling Springs, SC

“Dear Leslie, I am so sorry for your loss of your best friend. I know that you must feel completely lost. You're one of the sweetest people I know and...Read More »
7 of 35 | Posted by: Julie Folk - Inman, SC - friend

“May God wrap each and everyone of you in his arms and give you comfort in this time of need and in days to follow. ”
8 of 35 | Posted by: Debbie Henry - Henderson, WV

“God Bless you, may God's eternal light shine upon you. May you walk with your beautiful Marine always and stand safe with him in more ways then you...Read More »
9 of 35 | Posted by: Mary Mitchell - San Antonio, TX

“Gonna miss you twin❤ ”
10 of 35 | Posted by: Rene Holden - Spartanburg, SC

“My condolences to Lynn's family. Heaven has certainly gained an Angel.Lynn always knew how to bring joy to a room and put a smile on your face. She...Read More »
11 of 35 | Posted by: Veronica Aiken Gentry - SC

“So sorry to hear about Lynn. She was so good to me, my sister Carol and my precious, departed mother when we came to Spartanburg for her dear mother...Read More »
12 of 35 | Posted by: Stan Harris - Midvale, UT

“To the Smith Family, so very sorry for the tragic loss of your loved one, Lynn. It is always difficult when you lose a loved one, but even more...Read More »
13 of 35 | Posted by: Carolyn Beck - Woodruff, SC

“I remember Lynn as a toddler when our family went to SouthCarolina for the reunion. What a great family the Calwell are, and have lost a great Lady,...Read More »
14 of 35 | Posted by: Mary Beth Schroeter - UT

“Dear Family and many friends, My deepest heartfelt sympathies go out to each and everyone during this most difficult time. The very best and most...Read More »
15 of 35 | Posted by: Donna Galloway - Mount Pleasant, SC

“I will miss u. ”
16 of 35 | Posted by: sandy greene - mooresboro, NC

“So sorry for your loss. I always loved Lynne. I remember as a little girl going white water rafting with youth. She always treated me as her little...Read More »
17 of 35 | Posted by: allison Williamson - moore, SC

“Dearest Lynn, You are one of my oldest friends. I remember meeting you in the heart room and I was about to face Dr.Utley. I was so scared and...Read More »
18 of 35 | Posted by: Kimberly Slemons Clayton

“My thoughts and Prayers are with David and Mary Ann Hanna and other Family members. My Sister always spoke about Lynn as so much fun to be around...Read More »
19 of 35 | Posted by: Lisa Costley - Sanford, FL

“Godspeed Lynn.... ”
20 of 35 | Posted by: Phillip Caldwell - Kings Mountain, NC

“I've only known you for a few months bit I could tell you were a very sweet person. May God be with you and your family. Sorry for the loss. I...Read More »
21 of 35 | Posted by: Barbara Manning - Gaffney, SC

“I worked with Lynn at SRMC. She was always a lot of fun to work with and very knowledgable about her job. She had a passion for her job as a CST and...Read More »
22 of 35 | Posted by: Christine Crocker

“I was so sad to hear this news. Lynn was a beautiful caring person that will always have a place in my heart. She dated my brother Dee a few years...Read More »
23 of 35 | Posted by: Susie Babb Burnett - Cottonwood, AZ

“Lynn always had a smile on and that is how I will remember her. Pauline will not be the same. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all her loves ones. ”
24 of 35 | Posted by: Joe Pettit - Boiling Springs, SC

“Lynn will be missed, I cherish all the memories of her and our friendship, family you are in my prayers ”
25 of 35 | Posted by: Sharon Barrett - Union, SC

“I will miss you so much Lynn but I know you are in a better place ”
26 of 35 | Posted by: Sondra Butler - Spartanburg, SC

“Lynn was a graduate of our Surgical Technology Program at Spartanburg Community College. She then went on to obtain her degree in Nursing. I will...Read More »
27 of 35 | Posted by: Emily Rogers - Spartanburg, SC

“Lynn was a great coworker and friend! She always had a smile on her face and a warm heart! She will be missed by her Mary Black family!! ”
28 of 35 | Posted by: Betsy Beidges - SC

“Lynn, you never changed at all. You will be truly missed by lots!! God has gained a great angel. ”
29 of 35 | Posted by: Tracy Snyder - Spartanburg, SC

“So sorry about Lynn. She was such a sweet & kind hearted person!! Everyone enjoyed always loved working with her! The family that I know Tonya, Hope,...Read More »
30 of 35 | Posted by: Kelly Cooley Campbell - Moore, SC

“I grew up with Lynn and graduated with her. She was always a fun free spirted person and a great person. She will be missed by all who knew her. May...Read More »
31 of 35 | Posted by: Rhonda Quinn Mabry - SC - friend

“Lynn and I went to school together. So sorry to hear the news. Lynn always had a beautiful smile and I know she touched many lives. My prayers...Read More »
32 of 35 | Posted by: Darla Keller Pennington - Roebuck, SC

“I went to school with Lynn, but was a couple of years older. I am so sorry for your loss. She was a Beautiful person. My prayers are with your family...Read More »
33 of 35 | Posted by: Teresa Jennings Bazzell - SC

“Our hearts are broken for the whole family! Praying that sweet memories will bring a smile and the promise of eternal will bring you comfort! Lynn...Read More »
34 of 35 | Posted by: Kathy Fleming Williams - TN

“So sorry for your loss. Edith stone,s daughter ,Barbara ”
35 of 35 | Posted by: Gary & Barbara Jackson - NC

Mary Lynn Smith, 48, of Pauline, SC, died Monday, February 9, 2015. Born May 22, 1966, in Spartanburg, SC, she was the daughter of the late Jack Sullivan Smith, Sr. and Sara Caldwell Smith.

A 1984 graduate of Dorman High School and 2000 graduate of Greenville Technical College, Lynn was a member of Philadelphia Baptist Church. She was a registered nurse employed with Gaffney Medical Center and formerly employed at Spartanburg Medical Center, Pelham Medical Center and Mary Black Memorial Hospital.

Surviving are her son, LCpl Dylan Simpson, U. S. Marine of Camp Pendleton, CA; sisters, Tonya Smith and Yvonne Waldrop (Bobby), all of Pauline, SC; brother, David Harold Hanna, Sr. (Mary Ann) of Moore, SC; step-brothers, Jack Sullivan Smith, Jr. (Carol) and James Willis Smith (Vicky), all of Pauline, SC; step-sister, Elizabeth Cox (Richard) of Pauline, SC; and a number of nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews.

Visitation will be 6:00-8:00 PM Thursday, February 12, 2015, at Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel, 2075 E. Main St., Spartanburg, SC 29307. Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Friday, February 13, 2015, at Philadelphia Baptist Church, 3119 Hwy 56, Pauline, SC 29374, by the Rev. Joe Dempsey. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Wounded Warrior Project-Donate, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675 or online at; or Marines Toys for Tots Foundation, PO Box 1947, Quantico, VA 22134 or online at

The family is at the home of Yvonne and Bobby Waldrop, 5485 Hwy 215, Pauline, SC 29374.

Floyd's Greenlawn Chapel