Dr. Betty Brown Sorrells Smith, 85, died on July 25, 2017 after a short illness. The daughter of Charlie and Marie Brown, Betty grew up in Roberta, GA, attended Middle Georgia College, and resided and worked in Macon, GA. In 1978, she graduated from Life Chiropractic College and opened her practice in Tucker, GA. Betty is survived by her daughter, Monica Sorrells Harriman (John); her sister, Patricia Anderson (Glenn); her brother Tom Brown; grandsons Carr Harriman (Tiffany) and Drew Harriman; two great-grandsons, Hayes and Brayden; nieces Beth (Brian) Likens and Lisa Anderson; nephews Brad (Caryn) Anderson, Greg Anderson; grand-nieces and nephews Haley (Michael), Tess, Hannah, Ellie, Brittan and Kevin. Visitation will be Tuesday, Aug. 1, 6:00-8:00 pm., at Wages and Sons, Hwy 29, Lawrenceville, GA. Graveside services will be held Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 3:00 P.M. at Bethany Bible Chapel, Lizella, GA (formerly Mt. Paran Primitive Baptist Church). In lieu of flowers, please consider updating your legal directives. Our family is grateful that difficult decisions had already been made.

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  1. Monica, I’m sorry for your loss. Your mom was a wonderful dynamo of a sweet lady and she will be missed.

  2. Such an extraordinary Lady! So many layers to her. I loved that she could speak to you on so many subjects and always – always – had a smile and a hug! Betty lives on through Moni – because Betty passed on all the great things about herself to her daughter!
    Love and prayers to you Moni and to John and the boys. I know you will miss Betty greatly.

  3. I’ve been thinking of you so much Monica. Sending you my love and support through a very difficult time.

  4. We were sorry to hear about the loss of your mother, Moni. We are praying for you and your family during this difficult time. A special note from Eddie, we spent time together when we were young. Missed seeing you through the years. Love

  5. Moni, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. I saw Tom recently and we had a wonderful conversation about you and Betty. Prayers for you and your family.

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