Mrs. A. Jean Smith

March 30, 1933 ~ March 21, 2021 (age 87)

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Mrs. Arthur Jean Smith age 87 of Fayetteville departed this life on Sunday, March 21, 2021. She was a retired school teacher for Cumberland County school system and member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated since 1954.

Funeral service (Invitation only) will be held on Saturday, March 27th at 11:00 A.M. in Wiseman Mortuary Chapel. Burial will follow at Rockfish Memorial Park. Viewing will be held on Friday, March 26th from 1:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. at Wiseman Mortuary. 

She leaves to cherish her loving memory: daughters, Paula Smith Sawyer (Raeford) of Cary and Marcia Smith Hamilton (Tshombe) of Clayton; granddaughters: Jeanetta Hamilton of Winston-Salem, Kristina Hamilton of Greensboro and Layla Hamilton of Clayton; two brothers in-law, three sisters in-law; and a host of nieces and nephews, along with many other relatives and friends. Mrs. Smith was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-six years: Paul Allen Smith; her two brothers: Leon Baker and Fred Douglas Baker, Jr., and four sisters: Maria Dorothy Lomax, Christine Congo, Mary Jane Brodie, and Rachel Jeffreys. 

Arrangements entrusted to Wiseman Mortuary Inc. 


In Lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to either: 

 Pleasant Grove Foundation Dream Academy, P.O. Box 1441, Cary, North Carolina, 27512.

Online donations may be made via or

Glenaire Residents Association, ATTN: Employee Appreciation Fund, 4000 Glenaire Circle, Cary, North Carolina, 27511. 


Topic: Homegoing Celebration for Arthur Jean Smith 
Time: Mar 27, 2021 11:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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March 26, 2021

1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Wiseman Mortuary
431 Cumberland Street
Fayetteville, NC 28301

Funeral Service
March 27, 2021

11:00 AM
Wiseman Mortuary Chapel

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