Originally created 01/07/01

Mr. William Smith



RAYLE, Ga. - Mr. William Clayton Smith, 30, of Bartram Trace Road, died Saturday, Jan. 6, 2001, at his residence.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Carters Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mr. Smith, a native of Greenwood, S.C., was a self-employed heavy equipment operator and was a member of Kingdom of Jehovah's Witnesses Church, Washington.

Survivors include his parents, William David and Betty Joyce Buff Smith, Rayle; a sister, Rhonda Standard, Rayle; his paternal grandparents, Silas and Helen Jernigan, Greenwood; and his maternal grandmother, Maggie Buff, Rayle.

Pallbearers will be Russell Lynch, Gene Taylor, Darrell Kendricks, Donnie Maxwell, Pete Poss, Wayne Poss and Alfonzo Mercier.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Hopkins Funeral Home, Washington.