OBITUARY

Robert "Johnnie" "Johnnie" Smith

March 15, 1936December 30, 2012

Robert “Johnnie” Smith, 76 of Lynchburg went to be with his Lord and Savior, Sunday, December 30, 2012 at his residence. He was the loving husband of the late Pearl Williams Smith.

Born March 15, 1936 in Campbell County, he was a son of the late Clarence N. and Alma Mae Martin Smith. Johnnie is also preceded in death by his son, Bobby Smith; sisters, Edna Mae Smith, Irene Smith, Christine S. Harper, Margaret Louise Smith and Ann S. Dooley; brothers, Clarence Smith Jr. and Malcolm Smith.

Johnnie was a member of Thomas Terrace Baptist Church and a member of Concord Happy Hearts.

He is survived by his daughter, Tootie Hudson and husband, Chuck; brother, Clyde Smith, and wife, Joyce; sister, Joyce Shipp and husband, Richard; five grandchildren, Ashby, Elizabeth, April, Hunter, and Casey; and five great-grandchildren. He was a loving father, brother, grandfather, great-grandfather and uncle.

The family will receive friends, Wednesday, January 2, 2013 from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at Whitten Timberlake Chapel and other times at the residence.

A Funeral service will be held Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. the funeral home, conducted by the Rev. Mark Grooms. Interment will follow in Fort Hill Memorial Park.

Family request memorial contributions be made to the American Heart Assoc.

Services

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Visitation Wednesday, January 2, 2013

PREVIOUS SERVICES:

  • Funeral Service
REMEMBERING

Robert "Johnnie" "Johnnie" Smith

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Barbara Pergerson

January 2, 2013

Tootie and Family, I send my deepest sympathies to you. Johnnie was a wonderful man and will be missed by all who knew him. my prayers are for you and your family during this very difficult time.

Teresa Hicks Wright

January 2, 2013

So sorry to hear about Uncle Johnny.. he will be greatly missed.

Kirsten Arthur

January 2, 2013

Johnny was such a loving man, i always enjoyed seeing his smile every sunday! i'm praying for all of you.

January 2, 2013

Johnnie was a very nice man, he helped us a great deal with moving our cows and at auctions. He was always joking with me over naming my cows. He will be greatly missed. Our prayers are with you all in this time of sorrow.

Ricahrd & Kay Haskins

Steve, Janet, & Kyle Burton

January 1, 2013

Johnnie will be greatly missed. We will always remember his love for our Lord and his bold laughter.

Rita Eagle

January 1, 2013

We are so sorry to hear about your daddy. He was such a wonderful person and we are greatly blessed to have known him. My mom really enjoyed being with him in Happy Hearts. Prayers for all!
Hilda Dalton and Rita Eagle

Nancy & Earl Mottley

January 1, 2013

Tootie and Family,
We are deeply sorry to hear about the death of Johnny. Please accept our heartfelt sympathies as we send you thoughts of peace and comfort during this difficult time. God give you strength.

Friends In Christ,

Rhonda Nelson Jennings

January 1, 2013

Johnnie will be greatly missed from church and the community as well. Praying for the family.

Ann Evans

January 1, 2013

Tootie and Family,
I was so sorry to hear the news of your father's passing. I know he will be missed. I remember all the fun, laughs and horse shows we attended and how he helped the 4-H club so much. His devotion to all us "kids" was wonderful.

Allison Thompson

January 1, 2013

So sorry for your loss...praying for the family.