Plantation, FL — Edith Smith Vinson, 97, wife of the late James Edward Vinson, of Plantation, FL, passed away on Friday, November 10, 2023, at Oasis Family Resort Assisted Living.


A native of Cateechee, SC, Mrs. Vinson was the daughter of the late Ralph Hampton and Dorothy Alexander Smith. She was a loving housewife, mother, and grandmother. Family, faith, and church were most important to her and she loved to travel to Florida. Mrs. Vinson was a member of Seneca Baptist Church, the Joy Singers, the Golden Age Club, and the Good News Club.


Mrs. Vinson is survived by her daughter: Joan Vinson Voyles (Rick) of Plantation, FL; brothers: Hubert T. Smith of Seneca, SC and Dennis N. Smith of West Union, SC; sister: Joyce S. Bibb of Westminster, SC; and grandson: Rich Voyles of Plantation, FL.


In addition to her husband and parents, Mrs. Vinson was preceded in death by her son: Kenny Vinson; and brothers: Ralph Smith, Jr. and Randolph Smith.


Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM on Thursday, November 16, 2023, at Davenport Funeral Home with burial to follow at Oconee Memorial Park.


A visitation will be held from 2:00 PM- 3:00 PM, prior to the service, at Davenport Funeral Home.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Seneca Baptist Church, 1080 S. Oak St. Seneca, SC 29678; or the Seneca Baptist Church Good News Club at the same address.


The family is at their respective homes.