AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest on Friday, September 26, 2003, at Salem Nursing and Rehab Center, Mr. Major Smith of Forest Drive. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Sallie Smith; one son, Mr. Major Smith III; five daughters, Mrs. Evelyn (Thomas) Lykes, Mrs. Barbara (Derek) Edwards, Mrs. Mary (Victor) Campbell, Ms. Maxine Smith and Ms. Janice Smith; three stepchildren, Mr. Anthony Greene, Mr. Johnny Green and Mrs. Denise Pierce; three sisters, Mrs. Rosa Dent, Mrs. Harriett Bullock and Mrs. Myrtle Young; one brother, Mr. Caesar Smith; 13 grandchildren; a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. He was a member of Jerusalem Baptist Church of which Rev. Tommy Burgess is pastor. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Dents Funeral Home. Dents Undertaking Establishment, serving the CSRA since the 1800s.
The Augusta Chronicle September 27, 2003