Melissa “Missi” Michelle Smith Poston, age 51, of LaFollette passed away Tuesday, April 5, 2022. She drove bus #15 for Campbell County Schools for 12 years and for ETHRA for 6 years. Preceded in death by Father: James M Smith, Grandparents: Blanch and Ed Smith and Bill and Martha Clouse, Aunts: Hazel McGhee, Dorothy Clouse, Uncles: Archie Clouse, Billy Earl Clouse and Clyde Smith.

Survived by:

Fiancé: Zack York

Mother: Helen Smith

Sons: Preston Smith
Matthew and wife Leah (favorite daughter-in-law) Smith

Grandchildren: Natalie Smith and Mattie Smith

Brother: Michael and Helena Smith

Nephew: Austin Smith

Aunts, Uncles and many special friends

Family will receive friends 5-7 PM Thursday April 7, 2022, at Cross-Smith Funeral Home with funeral service to follow at 7 PM in Cross-Smith Chapel, Rev. Danny Orick officiating. Family and friends will meet Friday, 10 AM at Cross-Smith Funeral Home and proceed to Powell Valley Cemetery for 11 AM Interment.

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Arrangements by Cross-Smith Funeral Home