Gladys Moody

Walhalla– Gladys Smith Moody, 89, wife of the late Richard Dickie Moody, married 64 years, of 645 Playground Road, passed away on Thursday, March 23, 2023, at her residence.


A native of Walhalla, Mrs. Moody was the daughter of the late Mrs. Willie Linder Smith Bentley and the late Jess V. Smith. She retired, along with her late husband, as owner and operators of Dickie’s House of Flowers.


Mrs. Moody is survived by nephews, Scott Smith, Darren Smith and Steven Smith; nieces, Sheila Dalton (Richard) and Sharon Smith; as well as several cousins.


In addition to her parents and husband Mrs. Moody was preceded in death by brothers, Ray Smith and James “Rooney” Smith; and a nephew, David Smith.


A funeral service will be 2:00 pm, Wednesday, April 5th, 2023 at Oconee Memorial Park Mausoleum.


Memorials may be made to College Street Baptist Church, Church Food Bank, PO Box 340, Walhalla, SC 29691 or St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, Memorial Department, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. The family will be at their respective homes. Condolences may be expressed online by visiting