OBITUARY

Ralph Henderson Smith

January 8, 1926March 20, 2019

Ralph Smith, 93, passed away on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. A private graveside service for family only will be held at 2:00 pm on Saturday, March 23, 2019 with military honors at Riverside Cemetery, 1301 Riverside Dr., Macon, GA with Pastor Bobby Robinson officiating.

Mr. Smith was born in Dalton, GA on January 8, 1926 to the late Agnes Cox Smith and Ben Smith. He was predeceased in death by his wife Eunice Harden Smith.

Those left to cherish his memory are his daughters, Laura (Craig) Palmer and Pam (Walt) Tanner; his son Chris (Pam) Smith; his sister, Betty Payne; brother, Benny (Glenda) Smith; six grandchildren, thirteen great grandchildren, two great great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was a loving and caring husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and great great grandfather who will be greatly missed.

Ralph was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He retired from Singer Company in 1975 and opened his own business, Macon Sewing Machine Company, where he retired in 1988. He was a Thirty-Second Degree Mason and a member of Mabel Lodge #255#.

Visit www.snowscs.com to express condolences. Snow’s Memorial Park Cherry Street has charge of the arrangements.

  • FAMILY

  • Those left to cherish his memory are his daughters, Laura (Craig) Palmer and Pam (Walt) Tanner; his son Chris (Pam) Smith; his sister, Betty Payne; brother, Benny (Glenda) Smith; six grandchildren, thirteen great grandchildren, two great great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was a loving and caring husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather, and great great grandfather who will be greatly missed.

Services

  • Graveside Service Saturday, March 23, 2019
REMEMBERING

Ralph Henderson Smith

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Debra Ennis

March 25, 2019

Pam,
I was so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. I enjoyed my visits with him over the years and I know you will miss him greatly.
My love and prayers, Debra

Bonnie Hollingsworth

March 22, 2019

Chris, Pam and family, my prayers and thoughts are with you at this sad time. I remember meeting your sweet Mother and Daddy on several occasions and was charmed by their kindness and love for each other. Now they are blessed to be together again. My God give you peace and joy with your many memories!

Stephen & Debbie Tanner

March 22, 2019

Our sincere condolences to your family. We have you all in our thoughts and prayers.

Pat & Jimmy Parks

March 22, 2019

Our Heart goes out to you, Your Father will be missed, We will think of the memories that we have of Mr. Smith , stories he used to tell us and all the sayings that just put a smile or laughter on your face. Prayers and ♥ to all.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY