Funeral services for Mr. Theron Smith will be held Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 2:30 p.m. at Robert Barham Family Funeral Chapel, with Reverend Ben Jones and Reverend Hollis Warren officiating. Burial will be at Damascus Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery with Robert Barham Family Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.
Mr. Smith, age 83, of DeKalb passed away Thursday, August 24, 2017 at Rush Foundation Hospital.
Mr. Smith was known to many as Smitty. He worked for Motor Supply in Meridian for 42 years.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Margaret Massey Smith; daughter, Mitsy Smith Sisson (Jim), son, Theron Brian Smith (Angie); grandchildren, Korey Harris (April), Leslie Sisson Skelton (Blane), Haley Sisson Owen (Ben), Trever Brian Smith; great grandson, Kaden Neal; brother, Talmadge Smith; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He is proceeded in death by his parents, John and Odessa Fortenberry Smith of Smith County, MS; brothers, John Thomas Smith of Lake Charles, LA, David Smith of Eastland, Texas, and Violet Mae Hagan of Damascus.
The family would like to thank Dr. Anna Marie Hailey-Sharp, Dr. Khondker Islam, Dr. Jonathan Lee, Dr. Peter Scalise along with others who were very kind, caring and helpful during our families difficult time.
Pallbearers will be James Hurtt, Frankie Harbour, Blane Skelton, Korey Harris, Eric Stokes, and Jason Jolly.
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at robertbarhamffh.com.
Visitation will be held Saturday, August 26 from 12:30 p.m. till 2:30 p.m. at Robert Barham Family Funeral Home.
Published on August 25, 2017