Ruth Herring Smith, age 82 of Valdosta died Saturday February 9, 2019 at Holly Hill Nursing Center. Latrell was born February 1, 1937 in Miami, Fl. to the late Clarence W and Nancy Lou Jones Herring. With her caring spirit she spent many years as a housekeeper in the health care community. Survivors include, one son Larry Lee Smith, three sisters, two brothers and many nieces and nephews.