Shelby Chuck Smith

Published 9:00 pm Friday, February 10, 2012

Funeral services for Shelby Chuck Smith, ofBrookhaven, are 2 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 12, at First UnitedMethodist Church, with burial in Riverwood Memorial Park. RiverwoodFamily Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.

    Visitation is Saturday from 5 until 9 p.m. at the funeral home andSunday from 1 until 2 p.m. at the church.

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    Mr. Smith, 76, died Feb. 9, 2012, at his home. He was born inMississippi on Feb. 8, 1936, to Victor and Grace Case Smith

    He was the founder and president of Smith’s Machine & Welding,which started in 1970. He was a member of First United MethodistChurch in Brookhaven, where he was a member of Seeker Sunday SchoolClass. He was also a member of the Exchange Club. Mr. Smith servedin the U.S. Army. 

    Preceding him in death were his parents; brothers, Jack Smith andHollis Smith; and sister, Eva Nell Britt.

    Survivors are his wife, Patricia Sample Smith; sons, Michael K.Smith and wife, Janet, and Chad S. Smith; sister, Edith Ray Allred;and three grandchildren, Spencer Sample Smith, Sydney Grace Smithand Noah McKay Smith.

    Memorials may be made to Co-Lin Wesley Foundation, King’s DaughtersMedical Center Foundation or the First Methodist Church.

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