Frances Kirk Jones Smith
Last updated 7/7/2021 at 2:17pm
Frances Kirk Jones Smith, of Lake Toxaway, departed this life July 5, 2021, at the age of 86, with family and friends at her bedside.
Born in Troy, Ala., the younger child of Col. Charles Pollard and Frances Armstrong Jones, she was preceded in death by her sister, Elizabeth Jones Conover, and her nephew, Charles Nelson Conover.
As the daughter of an Army officer in Hawaii, she experienced the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. When her father asked her to work with him in his accounting firm in Auburn, she left law school and got her CPA. After moving to New Orleans, she worked as a profe...