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Curtis Martin Smith, Jr.

March 22, 1935 ~ November 14, 2019 (age 84)



Curtis Martin Smith, Jr., age 84, of Baxley died Thursday, November 14, 2019 in Jesup.

Mr. Smith was born March 22, 1935 in Forsyth, Georgia to the late Curtis Martin Smith, Sr. and the late Catheryn Smith.  He was a veteran of the United States Army.  Mr. Smith was a faithful member of Big Oaks Church of God and was a Commercial Carrier serving Proco Industries and Williams Brothers Trucking for over 40 years.  

Survivors include his wife, Dinah Shore Patterson Smith of Baxley; daughters, Donna Marie Crosby, Debra Sue Griffis both of Baxley, Pam Sanders, Janet Phillips & Cathy Dunn all of Forsyth; sons, James Keilah Williams & Gary Dewayne Williams both of Baxley; sister, Becky Smith of Forsyth; brother, Harold (Glenda) Smith of Forsyth. Ten grandchildren and several great grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Swain Funeral Home with Rev. Mark Grimes and Rev. Virginia Herrington officiating.

Interment will follow in Appling Memorial Gardens with Military Honors.

Active pallbearers will be Kevin Rewis, Brandon Rewis, Daniel Williams, Chris Faulk, Jamie Patterson, Herman Patterson, Nickolas Oehkle & Dominick Oehkle.

Honorary pallbearers will be Big Oaks Church of God Adult Sunday School Class, Williams Brothers Trucking, Georgia Hospice and all friends in attendance.

Visitation will be held Friday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Swain Funeral Home.

Arrangements are under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.




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November 15, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Chapel of Swain Funeral Service

Funeral Service
November 16, 2019

1:00 PM
Chapel of Swain Funeral Home
1632 Hatch Parkway North
Baxley, GA 31513

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