JOHNSTON, S.C. - Services for Mr. Wilbur Carroll Smith, 69, will be held Thursday, July 11, 2002, at 11 a.m., at Providence Baptist Church with burial to follow in Philippi Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m., at Bland Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Providence Baptist Church Building Fund, 1701 Hwy 191, Johnston, SC 29832. Mr. Smith, a native of Edgefield County, died Monday, July 8, 2002. He was a son of the late John D. and Bessie Butler Smith. He retired from the U.S. Air Force and was a member of American Legion Post 154 and a member of Providence Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, JoLynn Rhodes Smith; daughter, Carolyn Eustace; sons, David and John Smith; brothers, James Edward and J.D. Smith; sister, Frances (Pete) Waites and seven grandchildren.
The Augusta Chronicle July 10, 2002