- Last Updated on 04:53 PM 12/27/12
Talmadge Wayne Smith, 88, of 3188 Hudson Road, Virgilina died Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012, at Halifax Regional Hospital. He was born in Halifax County on Aug. 20, 1924, the son of the late Samuel Jones Smith and the late Lula Allen Smith, and he was married to the late Dorothy Frazier Smith.
Mr. Smith was a retired farmer and warehouseman. He was a member of North Fork Baptist Church where he was a deacon, served on several committees and sang in the choir and quartet.
Survivors include one daughter, Linda Smith Stevens, of Virgilina; two granddaughters, Alicia Stevens Roberts and Dena Joy McCready, both of Virgilina; one grandson, Talmadge Carlton Stevens, of High Springs, Fla.; and six great-grandchildren.
Six brothers and three sisters also preceded Mr. Smith in death.
Funeral services will be held at North Fork Baptist Church on Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, at 3 p.m. with the Rev. Scott Welch officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the church Sunday from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. and other times at the home.
Online condolences may be made at www.brooksfhinc.com
Arrangements are by Brooks Funeral Home, South Boston.