ANTHONY (TONY) SMITH, SR., age 71, of McGraw Road, Summerville, Georgia passed away Thursday, November 22, 2018, in Rome, Georgia, surrounded by his loving Family. Born on December 24, 1945 in Newnan, Georgia, He was a son, of 14 children, of the late of Bird Berry and Ollie Mae Landers Smith. Mr. Smith was a member of the First Baptist Church of Newnan, Georgia, and was a manager/salesman holding numerous positions in this area. He was preceded in death by his wife the late Margaret “Peggy” Smith in October, 2013.
Surviving are sons, Anthony Joseph (Joe) Smith, Jr. of Birmingham, AL. and Benjamin Smith of Trion; sister, Sandra Brown of Newnan; brothers, Jack Smith and Jett Smith both of Newnan; grandchildren, Leigha Cannon, Kathryn Smith, Megan Martin, Alexandria Palmer; great grandchildren, Branden, Noah, Elijah, Shawna, Briellah, Emerson, and Dylann; several special Nieces and Nephews.
Funeral services will be held Sunday at 3:00 P.M. from the J. D. Hill Memorial Chapel of Earle Rainwater Funeral Home, interment in Summerville Cemetery. The Family will receive friends Sunday from 1 until 3 P.M., at the Funeral Home.
Earle Rainwater Funeral Home in charge of arrangements for Mr. Anthong (Tony) Smith, Sr.