Gretchen McIntire Smith, 77, of Powhatan was called home by Jesus on Saturday, February 27, 2021, where she was greeted by her mom, dad, brother, and other family members. She is survived by her husband of 40 years, Carroll Smith; her five daughters, Kim Llewellyn (Mark), Jacqui Moore (Dave), Amy Whitehead (Karl), Beth Powell (Graham), and Sherri Allen (Jon); Steve Klein (Sydney), who was like a son; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Gretchen treasured the Lord, her family, animals, crafts, and anything chocolate. She was a beloved wife, mom, grandma, and GiGi, and will be greatly missed. Visitation hours for friends and family will be Wednesday, March 3 from 2pm to 4pm and 6pm to 8pm at the Bennett & Barden Funeral Home. Her home-going celebration will be held on Thursday, March 4 at 11am at The Bridge Church. Interment at Powhatan Community Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at bennettbardenfh.com.