Gerald Albert Smith
Born December 1, 1939 to Clarence Smith and Bessie Taylor in Black Mountain, N.C.
Deceased February 5, 2015
Survived by wife of 31 years, Shelia Jones Smith, children, Michael & Kathryn Smith, Candler, N.C., Kathy & Jeff Shepherd, Litchfield Park, AZ, Sharon & Reggie Holt, Raleigh, N.C., Diane & Tony Lanzarotta , Oak Ridge, TN, and Alicia Smith, Oak Ridge, TN; grandchildren, Andee Kerley, Johnson City, TN, Alonna Holt, Raleigh, N.C., Nino Holt, Raleigh, N.C., Chrissy Garrett, Myrtle Beach, S.C., Jessica & Richard Moodie, Talbott, TN, Mitchell & Paula Garrett, Montery, Mexico, Nikki Wiesmann, Talbott, TN, Nicole Holt, Oak Ridge, TN; great-grandchildren, Caragyn Moodie, Talbott, TN, Trystan Moodie, Talbott, TN; sisters and brothers-in-law, Debra Yarbrough & Randy, and Brenda McQueen & Barry, Buddy Jones & Linda, Billy Jones & Sheila, and David Jones & Tracey; uncles and aunts, Hansel Taylor & Polly, and Roger Dale Taylor & Chris; Hazel Smith, Laine Thomasson, Ruth Brewster & Ralph, Vera (Koot) Daniel, and Frances Stephens; nieces and nephews, Melanie Jones, Jesicca Morgan & Andy, Justin Yarbrough & Kalina; 2 grand-nieces, and 4 grand-nephews.
Two Memorial Services are planned.
The first Memorial Service will be held in Canton, N.C. at Morning Star United Methodist Church at 2535 Dutch Cove Road on Sunday, February 7, 2015. Visitation will be from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm with the service at 3:00 pm.
The second Memorial Service will be held in Little River Community in Cedar Bluff, Alabama at Daniels Chapel United Methodist Church on Sunday, February 15. 2015. Visitation will be from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm with the service at 3:00 pm.
Donations in lieu of flowers may be sent to, The Community Kitchen, P.O. Box 513 Canton, N.C. 28716 Or Daniels Chapel United Methodist Church c/o Randy MacDonald 4405 County Rd. 77, Gaylesville, AL 35973
Condolences may be sent to the Smith family online at www.dillow-taylor.com
Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home and Cremation Services directing.