Originally created 07/05/99

Mr. Josey Smith



BARTOW, Ga. -- Mr. Josey W. Smith, 74, of 8466 Heards Bridge Road, died Saturday, July 3, 1999, at Washington County Regional Medical Center.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. today at Josey Baptist Church with the Revs. Inman Geralds and Bill Snipes officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Smith, a native of Washington County, was a farmer and had retired from J.P. Stevens Co. He was an Army veteran of World War II and a member of Josey Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Alice Smith; two sons, Randy Smith and Donnie Smith, both of Bartow; four daughters, Linda Everett and Debbie Dupree, both of Bartow, Janet Lindsey, Harrison, and Connie Joiner, Tennille; two brothers, Lamar Smith and Veryln Smith, both of Bartow; three sisters, Ann Todd, Sandersville, Kay Meeks, Augusta, and Gail Schroeder, Manitowoc, Wis.; and 19 grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Carl Jenkins, Henry Jenkins, Jason Jenkins, Jeffrey Meeks, Doug Arrington and Tim Smith.

Friends may call at the residence.

Smith Funeral Home, Wadley, is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle July 5, 1999