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Molly Smiley Buckland

Molly Smiley Buckland, age 82, of Unicoi, passed away on Wednesday, December 3, 2014. She was a native of Bryson City, N.C. and a daughter of the late James and Minnie Fuller Smiley. Molly was owner and operator of A & B Paint Supply, located in W. VA, and later retired at the Red Capp Industry in Erwin. In addition to her parents, Molly is preceded in death by her brothers: Bobby and Carrol Smiley.

Molly has left behind to cherish her memory:
Daughter: Ruth White and husband Kenneth of Unicoi
Sons: Terry Buckland of Mt. Carmel
Brad Buckland and wife Tammy of Erwin
Chris Buckland and wife Linda of Chattanooga, TN
Sister: Jeanette Reece of New Orleans
Brother: James Smiley and wife Linda of Townsend, TN
Donnie Smiley and wife Rosie of Cherokee, NC
Richard Smiley and wife Vickie of Bryson City, NC
Four Grandchildren: Stacey Buckland, Evan Buckland, Crissada Buckland and Kayla Briggs

A visitation period to share memories and offer support to the family will be held from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Thursday, December 4, 2014 in the Chapel of Valley Funeral Home. The family respectfully requests the honor of your presence as we offer tribute and remember the life of Molly in a graveside service to be held at 1:00 PM on Friday, December 5, 2014 at DeHart Cemetery, Bryson City, NC.

Condolences and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at These arrangements were made especially for the family and friends of Molly Smiley Buckland through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave, Erwin, 423-743-9187.