In memory of
Gretchen Ione Basore Smith
Gretchen Ione Basore Smith Brentwood - Gretchen Ione Basore Smith passed away January 7, 2019, at the age of 88. She is survived by her husband, Bradley Edgerton Smith, and her daughter, Ione Lake Smith; she was preceded in death by her son, Bradley Gordon Smith. Gretchen worked for decades rescuing animals and providing aid to disadvantaged Nashville residents. She ran Feline Hotline for many years, placing animals in good homes and supporting pet owners who needed assistance. Local veterinarians, needy Nashvillians, and their pets will miss her greatly. A gathering of family and friends will be held at the Brentwood-Roesch-Patton Funeral Home Saturday, February 23, from 11AM-1PM, followed by a brief memorial service and a reception thereafter. (Gretchen loved tie-dye and bright scarves. If you have a favorite scarf or piece of tie-dyed clothing, please feel free to wear it!) In lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Feline Hotline account at Animal House Veterinary Clinic; funds will provide veterinary services to indigent pet owners. Send donations by phone or mail: (615) 834-6441, Animal House Veterinary Clinic, 223 Largo Drive, Nashville, TN 37211.
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Brentwood Roesch Patton Funeral Home | Funeral Home Brentwood TN
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