Judge Vickie Rae Smith
Having been appointed as Magistrate for District Four of Spartanburg County in June, 1992, Judge Smith also serves as Municipal Judge for the cities of Woodruff and Duncan, South Carolina.
Raised in Anderson and Greenville Counties, Judge Smith graduated Greenville County Schools and also Greenville School of Nursing. After working for Greenville Hospital System, managing a multi-specialty Internal Medicine Practice of Physicians for fifteen years, owning a Professional Cleaning Service and working with The Greenville County Mental Retardation Association as Head Nurse and Counselor for twelve years, Judge Smith married Milton Smith, then owner of several local weekly published newspapers.
After moving to Woodruff in 1985, Judge Smith became active in many civic, community and Church related activities. Having served as Past President of the Woodruff Women's Club, Business and Professional Women's Club, Friends of the Library, Woodruff Art and Garden Club, Woodruff Readers Club and Parent Teacher Organizations to schools in Woodruff. Also, having served on Boards for Stone Soup Storytelling, Bubba Feast, Palmetto Upstate and Sugar Likker Charities for the Mentally Handicapped. Also, Helping Hands Ministries, Rescue 17, Woodruff Rotary Club, S.C. School Improvement Acts Council and an active member of Woodruff First Baptist Church.
Having two children, Judge Smith continues to be active and volunteer with many organizations, while maintaining the ownership of an Antique and Gift shop in Woodruff.