Cover photo for Virginia Smith's Obituary
Virginia Smith Profile Photo

Virginia Smith

April 9, 1951 — July 17, 2018

Hancock, Maryland

Virginia Smith

Hancock, Maryland

Virginia Arlene (Sheppard) Smith, age 67, of Hancock, Md., passed away at her home on Tuesday, July 17, 2018.

Born April 9, 1951, in Berkeley Springs, W.Va., she was the daughter of Irene Belle (Kerns) Sheppard, of Hancock, and the late Edward M. Sheppard. She was the widow of Richard D. Smith, Sr., who passed away on July 14, 2018.

She attended Hancock schools; and she was a former employee of the Park-N-Dine Restaurant, in Hancock.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by one daughter, Jeannie Lynn Smith, of Falling Waters, W.Va.; one sister, Ann Conrad; one brother, William Sheppard; and seven grandchildren.

In addition to her father and husband, she was preceded in death by one son, Richard D. Smith, Jr.

Services will be at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements were handled by the Grove Funeral Home, in Hancock.

Online condolences will be accepted at

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Virginia Smith, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

No services to be held

Grove-Rogowski Funeral Home, P.A.


Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 10

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree