RALEIGH - Morgan Renee Smith Grandy, 30, of Raleigh, died September 5, 2016. She was born in Wake County on September 10, 1985 to Robert Franklin Smith and Bonnie Hoard Meyer.
In addition to her parents, Morgan is survived by her husband, Ian Lee Grandy; her stepson, Cody Lee Grandy; her brother, Brooks Smith and his wife Stacy Rhyne-Smith; stepbrother, Curtis Lee Carol; grandparents, Howard and Shirley Smith and Bill and Barbara Hoard; her uncles, James "Neil" Smith (Tiffany), and Mike Hoard (Shelley); aunts, Donna Elizabeth Hemphill, Sandra Blackman (Anthony), and Judi Owens (Jeff).
Morgan was an avid animal lover, with compassion for animals in need. She especially loved her dogs and snakes. She was generous and ambitious, never letting her handicap slow her down, she was outspoken and a huge advocate for the handicapped. Morgan loved all of her family.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, September 8, 2016 from 7:00-8:30 pm at Lancaster's Franklinton Chapel, 504 E. Mason St., Franklinton, NC. A funeral service will be held on Friday at 12:00 noon at Franklinton Baptist Church with Pastor David Averette officiating.
In lieu of flowers, please consider contributions to the Morgan Smith Grandy Memorial Fund, c/o Franklinton Baptist Church, 102 West Mason St., Franklinton, NC 27525. Arrangements are being handled by Lancaster Funeral and Cremation Services. Online condolences may be made to www.lancasterfcs.com.