Valdosta Daily Times

November 15, 2012

Jill Cherith Cooper Smith

The Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA —  Jill Cherith Cooper Smith, 39, of Hahira, passed to the other side, Nov. 7, 2012. She was born on Aug. 21, 1973, in Valdosta, Ga.

Jill is survived by her father, Jerry Cooper; her mother, Carol Cooper; a brother, Josh Cooper; nephew, Storm Cooper; niece, Jaylan Cooper; her husband, Ben Smith; and a very large family and extended family.

A gathering of family and friends will be held to celebrate Jill’s beautiful life in the Chapel at the Crescent, 900 N. Patterson St., Valdosta, on Nov. 17, 2012, from 4-6 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the National Eating Disorders Association, NEDA, 165 W. 46th St., New York, NY 10036. Condolences may be conveyed online at — Carson McLane Funeral Home