Members remember Mrs. Smith's service to board, students
By Steve Herring
Published in News on March 7, 2014 1:46 PM
The Wayne County Board of Education's Thursday night tribute to the late Thelma Smith included placing a single, long-stem red rose next to her name plate. Mrs. Smith, who died last Saturday following a period of declining health, was remembered for her 17 years on the board and 50 years as an educator who was devoted to the county's children.
A single, long-stem red rose lay next to Thelma Smith's name plate at her seat at the Wayne County Board of Education Thursday night. It was, Superintendent Dr. Steve Taylor said during the board's Thursday night meeting, a fitting...
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