|Birth: ||Feb. 28, 1927|
|Death: ||Jun. 8, 2001|
WILLIAM BEN SMITH
William "Bill" Ben Smith, 74, of Graysville, TN, passed away June 8, 2001. Funeral services were conducted June 12 from the chapel of Bilbrey Funeral Home, with burial in Pomona Cemetery. Bro. Reed Jones officiated.
Mr. Smith was born Feb. 28, 1927, in Champaign, IL, the son of Anthony Calvin and Edna VanDoran Freeman Smith.
He was a factory worker for Carter's Ink, and of the Protestant faith.
Survivors include his sons, Billy Smith and Willie Smith, both of Chattanooga; daughter, Pauline Massey of Chattanooga; sisters, Mary Elizabeth Haston of Sparta and Pauline Barnes of Rock Island, TN; brothers, Wayne Smith Hanisch of St. Louis, MO, and Bob Smith of Sparta; 11 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Lorene Smith; brothers, Asa Lee Smith, Walter Smith, Willard Smith, Richard Smith and Burnest Smith; and sisters, Ruby Smith and Norma Smith.
Pallbearers were William Ben Smith, Willie Smith Jr., Barry Dean Massey, Michael Lee Smith, Charles VanWinkle and Alan Davis.
Bilbrey Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
Anthony Calvin Smith (1886 - 1964)
Edna Vandoran Freeman Smith (1901 - 1972)
Lorene Jeanette Smith (1956 - 1962)*
Norma Elizabeth Schultze Aleto (1913 - 1977)**
Asa Lee Smith (1916 - 1997)**
Burnist Orville Smith (1918 - 1990)**
Richard Leroy Freeman (1922 - 2000)**
William Benjamin Smith (1927 - 2001)
Walter John Smith (1928 - 1996)*
Mary Elizabeth Smith Reese (1929 - 2008)*
Agnes Pauline Smith Barnes (1935 - 2007)*
Note: More Siblings: Ruby Mae Smith 1910-????, Norma was born as Lettie 1913-1977, Wayne Smith 1914-2012, A Twin Willard Smith 1927-1927, Robert Earl Smith 1938
Maintained by: White Dove
Originally Created by: GNixon
Record added: Apr 24, 2011
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