He was a native and lifetime resident of Washington County and was a son of the late Arthur William Smith and Lelia Mae McKee Smith. Mr. Smith retired from J.A. Street Construction and TVA. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a son, Michael Fred Smith; three brothers, Herman, R.C. and Harold Smith; three sisters, Betty Sue Adams, Daisy Irene Carriger and Helen Smith.
Survivors include a daughter, Rose Ann Smith of Johnson City; four grandchildren, Randall Gaige Frazier, Braeden Marshall Wilcox, Dakota Smith and Cierra Smith; also several nieces and nephews.
A private family graveside service will be held at a later date at Washington County Memory Gardens. Memories and condolences can be shared at www.mtnempirecbs.com. Mountain Empire Cremation and Burial Services, 125 East Jackson Blvd. Suite 3 Jonesborough TN, 37659, 423-547-0379 is honored to be serving the Smith Family. The Obituary was written in loving memory by his family.