In Loving

Mary Chichester Smith

May 25, 1956Feb 26, 2017

Obituary message

Mary Chichester Smith (May 25th, 1956) of Henrico County passed away on the 26th of February, 2017 after a lengthy battle with emphysema and lung cancer. She was preceded in death by her beloved mother and father – Mary Anne Daniel Chichester and Peyton Moncure Chichester, Jr. – her sister, Jeanette Eugenia Snead Chichester, and her husband, Victor Brandon Smith, Jr.

She is survived by a brother, Peyton Chichester, III of Chesterfield, her children – Ginny Czeizinger of Cumberland, Ann Wright of Rio Rancho, NM, Beth Hager of Louisa, and Buddy Smith of Lagrange, NC – 9 grandchildren – Carrie, Kristin, Bryan, Dawn, Charlie W., Charlie S., Acadia, Linden, and Emilia – and 7 great-grandchildren – Liam, Brayden, Jacob, Elijah, Johnothan, Kolby, and Sean – as well as many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

There will be no memorial held at her request. Mary was an avid advocate for the rights of others and a longtime volunteer with several organizations. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or other such organization.