MARTINEZ, Ga. - Mrs. Kwitan Smith, 32, of Martinez, passed away, Monday, July 9, 2001. A native of South Korea, she had resided in the United States since 1989 and had moved to the Augusta area from Arizona in 1994. She was presently working as a hostess and waitress at Shangrila Gourmet Buffet on Washington Road. She attended Bethel Korean Presbyterian Church and Warren Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband, Dominique Smith; their son and daughter, Dominique Hyonu Smith and Isabelle Sujin Smith, all of Martinez; her mother, Kang Yong Suk, Inchon, South Korea; her father-in-law and mother-in-law, Charles C. and Simone V. Smith, Colorado Springs, Colo.; two brothers, Ho Kyu and Ho Yong; a sister, Kwi Cha all of South Korea. A memorial service will be held 5 p.m., Sunday, July 15, 2001, in the chapel of Elliott Sons Cremation Center and Funeral Home, 4255 Columbia Road, Martinez, GA. The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. until the hour of service Sunday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Smith Children Education Fund, c/o 755 Hickory Oak Hollow, Martinez, GA 30907.
The Augusta Chronicle-July 12, 2001