Obituary for Fran Harper Smith

May 2, 2021

Remembering Fran Harper Smith

At Richardson Law Firm PC, we deeply mourn the loss of Fran Harper Smith. Fran was a remarkable individual who made a significant impact on our community throughout her life. Her accomplishments and dedication to both her profession and community will never be forgotten.

A Life Filled with Achievements

Fran's unwavering commitment to excellence and integrity set her apart in the legal field. As a highly skilled attorney, she dedicated her career to advocating for justice and protecting the rights of her clients. Fran's diligent work earned her the respect and admiration of both colleagues and clients.

Beyond her impressive legal career, Fran was actively involved in various community organizations, demonstrating her dedication to making a positive difference. Her philanthropic efforts focused on improving access to justice and supporting organizations that uplifted vulnerable individuals. Fran's contributions undoubtedly left a lasting impact on countless lives.

A Legacy of Compassion and Kindness

Fran will forever be remembered for her warm and compassionate nature. She approached every situation with empathy, providing comfort to those in need. Fran's genuine care for others extended beyond her professional life, making her a beloved figure in our community.

Her commitment to mentoring young attorneys and offering guidance to aspiring law students showcased Fran's dedication to fostering the next generation of legal professionals. Her generosity, both in time and knowledge, will continue to inspire and shape future advocates for years to come.

Fran's Impact on the Community

Fran's outstanding contributions to our community cannot be overstated. Through her involvement with local non-profit organizations, Fran's leadership and support significantly advanced various causes, leaving a lasting legacy.

She championed initiatives focused on equal access to justice for all, working tirelessly to bridge the gap between those in need and vital legal resources. Fran's dedication to social justice and equality served as a guiding light, inspiring others to follow in her footsteps.

Honoring Fran Harper Smith

On behalf of Richardson Law Firm PC, we invite you to join us in honoring the memory of Fran Harper Smith. She was not only a remarkable attorney and community leader but also a cherished friend to many. Her benevolence and remarkable spirit will be missed by all who had the privilege of knowing her.

To pay tribute to Fran and share your memories, please visit our website at Let us remember and celebrate the profound impact she had on our lives and the community as a whole.


Fran Harper Smith's passing leaves behind a void that is impossible to fill. Her remarkable contributions to the legal profession, tireless commitment to social justice, and genuine compassion for others will forever be remembered. Richardson Law Firm PC extends its deepest condolences and invites you to join us in honoring her extraordinary life.

Spencer Ante
Fran Harper Smith's legacy will forever inspire and be cherished by our community.
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