He is preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence and Virgie Smith, brothers Wilburn Smith, Johnny Smith, and Freddie Smith, sisters Omega Smith, Marie Smith, and Ophelia Smith.
He is survived by the following members of his family, sisters Selda (J.R.) Sowders, Hester (Raymond) Good, and Bobbie (Tim) Peace, brothers Charlie Smith, and Tommy (Phyllis) Smith, and special niece Crystal Blackburn. And a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 7, 2017 at the Green Hills Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Rick Braden presiding.
Music will be provided by Church of the First Born Singers.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, September 8, 2017 in the Smith Family Cemetery, Dunlap Hollow.
Family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 7, 2017 at Green Hills Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Green Hills Funeral Home. Green Hills Funeral Home, Middlesboro, is entrusted with all arrangements. www.greenhillsfuneralhome.com/