OBITUARY

Bobby Grey Smith

April 10, 1950November 11, 2018

Sylvania – Bobby Grey Smith, age 68, passed away on Sunday, November 11, 2018, at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Augusta, GA. He was born in Screven County to the late Emory and Marjorie Lee Thompson Smith. He was a retired truck driver and a member of Memorial Baptist Church. He also was a U.S. Marine Corps Veteran but will be mostly remembered for being a loving father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. He was preceded in death by his Parents; Brother: Emory Morel Smith.

Survivors: Daughter and Son-in-Law: Jennifer & Chuck Berry of Sylvania; Sons and Daughters-in-Law: Michael & Missy Smith and Bobby Lee & Stephanie Smith, all of Sylvania; Sisters and Brothers-in-Law: Kitty & Mickey Newton and Sue & Billy Weaver, all of Sylvania; Grandchildren: Hannah Godbee, Haley Godbee, Harley Berry, Wyatt Smith, Leigh Anna Smith, Greyson Smith, Emmalyn Smith and Abagail Smith; Several Nieces and Nephews.

Graveside Services: Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at 4:00 P.M. in the Screven County Memorial Cemetery with Rev. Bill Kent officiating.

Visitation: The family will receive friends at the cemetery following the service. Thompson-Strickland-Waters Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

Services

  • Graveside Services Wednesday, November 14, 2018
  • Visitation Following Service Wednesday, November 14, 2018
REMEMBERING

Bobby Grey Smith

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lynda woodard

November 13, 2018

I will always have so many FOND memories of this Special Cousin, Bobby Gray Smith... All the family get-togethers when we were growing up and going to each other's houses and eating, playing, and just being ourself. Bobby was always so quiet....unless he wanted to"get one over on ya" , Oh there were so many happy times we had as children!!!

He served his country serving in US MARINES, we were always proud of him. He was a good man, a good Daddy, and good friend to many people. He will be missed by all especially by his loving family. He is in God's hands now...no more pain, no more suffering.

We will meet again soon and until we do, keep all of them in heaven straight until I get there Cuz.
Lynda Smith-Woodard
Nov, 13th, 2018

Jennifer Berry

November 13, 2018

My DADDY I will love you forever and always! I look forward to seeing you on those streets of gold one day! I hope and pray you know just how much I loved you!!!!!❤❤❤❤

Donna Smith Miller

November 12, 2018

I remember many times him stopping by to see Mother when he was close! That always meant so much to her! Rest In Peace cuz! Will join you in GLORY one day! You fought the good fight!

Elaine Smith

November 12, 2018

Bobby, whom we loved will still echo within our thoughts, our words, our hearts.” “What is lovely never dies, but passes into other loveliness.” “With sympathy, thinking of you at this sad time and sending love.”..Bobby was loved by many people...I know he would stop by the house and we would talk about everything...he always made me laugh...

J.D. Meadows

November 12, 2018

Always enjoyed talks with Mr. Bobby. He will be missed by family and friends alike.

Lynda Smith

November 12, 2018

Bobby was a client of mine that became my friend over the years. He was a deeply caring and loving man. He was one of a kind. His family was his everything...he will be missed greatly. My heart is broken as I know all of his family's is. Fly high my friend I'm going to miss your laughter and big ole smile.

Tim & Teresa Nolan

November 12, 2018

Tim & Teresa Nolan
Bobby was a very special friend. We first met him when we were trucker co-workers & quickly became friends for life. We visited each others homes & fished & fellowshiped together many times. He will be deeply loved & missed.

Billy&Sue Weaver

November 12, 2018

Brother Bobby touched so many people as he courageously fought to LIVE ! With so many serious diseases & pain working against him, he remained positive in his outlook, he enjoyed his loving family & friends & most importantly, he clung to & praised our Lord Jesus Christ, no matter what was happening !!! He looked forward to going Home to Heaven !!! We are already missing him & his humor & his "I love you", but we will see him & Jesus &our other loved ones soon !!! Till then, may we all strive to " walk a closer walk with Jesus"---He Loves Us !!!
Love, Sister Sue & Billy

Donnie & Dorothy Bennett

November 12, 2018

Our thoughts and prayers are with you in the loss of your loved one. May your memories bring you peace and comfort in the days and weeks ahead.

FROM THE FAMILY