- Last Updated on 07:43 AM 02/10/14
Mr. Howard Smith, age 87, of Nathalie passed away on Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at his residence.
He was the son of the late Mr. Herbert Smith and Mrs. Mary Ellen Smith and was the husband of the late Mrs. Richie Inez Smith.
He is survived by three sons, Howard Carson Smith of Brooklyn, N.Y., Larry Smith (Vivian), of Queens, N.Y., and Morris Smith of the home; one sister, Bettie Mae Carr (Robert), of Brooklyn, N.Y.; one brother, McKinley Smith (Delia), of Queens, N.Y.; one sister-in-law, Malinda Smith, of Nathalie; five grandchildren, Maria Jones of Danville, Christina Smith of Raleigh, N.C., Audra Boltion of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Lauren and Jennifer Smith of Birmingham, Ala.; two great-grandchildren, Cody Jones of Danville and Jae Smith of Birmingham, Ala.; a devoted caregiver, his niece, Valeria Garrett, of Nathalie; a niece, Elnora Garrett, whom he adored and thought of as a daughter; devoted nephew and niece, Curtis and Bridget Garrett, of Nathalie; and a host of other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Brown’s Memorial Church of God In Christ in Nathalie with interment in the church cemetery.
Condolences may be expressed at www.JeffressFuneralHome.com.
Jeffress Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Brookneal was in charge of arrangements.