Betty Jane Thomas Smith, age 73, of Kingston, passed away October 25, 2020 surrounded by her family. She was preceded in death by her parents: Luke and Blanche (Poland) Thomas of Midtown; sister: Joyce Ann; brother: James (Jim) Thomas of Kingston; husband of 33 years: Carl E. Smith; and her soul mate: Jim (Jimbo) Brackett of 13 years. Survivors include sons: Roger (Wendy) Smith and Eddie Smith, both of Ten Mile; very special granddaughters: Amber, Chelsea, Shayla Gibson and family, Ashlyn Howard, all of Kingston, andn Shanda Manis and family of Oakdale; special great- grandchildren: Summer and Skylar Gibson, and Aubree Manis; special great-grandsons: Joshua (Little Man) and Kainen; brothers and sister-in-law: Bob and Sally and family of Georgia, Becky (Jim) and family of Kingston, Tommy and Debbie and family of Rockwood, and Gary and Debbie and family of Harriman; favorite uncle: Paul; a host of nieces and nephews and friends; best friends: Tommy and Betty Sue “Sis” Galyon, Gail, and Sheila; and special friends: Edna and Betty Sue. The family will receive friends Thursday, October 29, 2020 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Kyker Funeral Home in Kingston with the funeral to follow. Burial will follow in the Piney cemetery in Oakdale.