Originally created 02/22/01

Connor Smith



NORTH AUGUSTA - Connor Smith, 6, of Big Branch Lane, died Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2001, at Medical College of Georgia Hospital, Augusta.

The funeral will be at 2:30 p.m. Friday at New Hope Gospel Chapel with the Rev. Bob Still officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Memory Gardens, Graniteville.

Connor, a native of Augusta, was a first-grade pupil in the special education class at Douglas Elementary School, Trenton, and a member of New Hope Gospel Chapel.

Survivors include his parents, Stacey and Kimberly Burkhalter Smith, North Augusta; his paternal grandparents, Steve and Judy Harrison Smith, Clarks Hill; his maternal grandparents, Kenneth Burkhalter, Clearwater, and Brenda Jones and Ben Douglas Feagin, Bath; his paternal great-grandparents, Otis and Eula Beard Smith, Clarks Hill, and Eloise Branham Harrison, Bath; and his maternal great-grandfather, David Jones, Clearwater.

Pallbearers will be Brandon Beard, Jason Britt, Mark Cain and Chris Opalewski.

Honorary pallbearers will be members of the special education class of Douglas Elementary School.

Friends may call at the residence of Steve Smith, 160 Creek Drive, Clarks Hill.

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

The Augusta Chronicle, Feb. 22, 2001