OBITUARY

Billy Blair Smith

November 27, 1930February 28, 2018
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Billy Blair Smith, 87, of Verona, passed away February 28, 2018 at Augusta Health.

He was born on November 27, 1930 in Harrisonburg and was the son of the late J. Wilmer and Nellie Harlow Smith.

Billy graduated in 1947 from McGaheysville High School. He was employed for thirty eight years at Foley Motors, now known as Dick Myers, he retired at age 72. He was a member of the Kiwanis Club and was an avid sports fan; he enjoyed senior Bingo, and the Duckpin bowling league.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Waldean Dove Smith on August 18, 1975.

He is survived by his wife, Shirley Moats Smith of Verona; his sons, Gregory A. Smith & wife, Kimberly, Kevin S. Smith all of Harrisonburg, Jeffrey K. Smith and wife, April, of Weyers Cave, Mannuel B. Propst and wife, Mary C. of Weyers Cave; a daughter, Tammy Tyson and husband, Jeff of Staunton; grandchildren, Drew and Maddie Smith, Heather Marshall and Bethany Propst; great-grandchildren, Nathan Shiley, Makayla Saunders, and Garrett Marshall; his brothers, Dickie D. Smith of McGaheysville and John W. Smith of Charlottesville; an aunt, Ruby Wagner of Pennsylvania; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held 1:00 pm, Monday, March 5, 2018 at Lindsey Funeral Home in Weyers Cave with Pastor Wayne Wright officiating. Burial will be at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.lindseyweyerscave.com.

Services

  • Funeral Service Monday, March 5, 2018
  • Visitation Monday, March 5, 2018
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Pamela Holmes

March 5, 2018

Billy's Family,
Sorry to hear that Billy had passed. To me, he was a great father, brother, and husband. He was my ex-father-n-law and was always so nice and kind to me, and I will also remember how much energy he had raising his boys. My deepest sympathies go out to every one of you!
Respectfully,
Pamela Morris Holmes

Pamela Holmes

March 5, 2018

Billy's Family,
Sorry to hear that Billy had passed. To me, he was a great father, husband, brother, and Grandfather. He was my ex-father-n-law who was so nice and kind to me, and I will always remember how much energy he had. My deepest sympathies go out to each and every one of you!
Respectfully,
Pamela Morris Holmes

Fred and Joyce Floyd

March 4, 2018

Our heartfelt Sympathy goes out to the family of Billy Smith. He so loved to play Bingo, talk with his friends, and was such a fine man. He loved to talk sports, and always talked about his family. Go rest high on the mountain you have earned it.

Kathy Curry

March 2, 2018

Shirley, Manny, Tammy and family sorry to hear of your loss. My prayers and thoughts are with you all.


Franny Neil

March 2, 2018

Shirley,
You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

Love, David and Franny Neil

Denise Sauder

March 2, 2018

Greg, I’m so sorry to hear of the loss of your Father. It’s hard to lose a parent, no matter the age. I will be praying for comfort for you and your family during this difficult time.

Gary and Patsy Rexrode

March 1, 2018

To all of the Smith family....Our thoughts and prayers are with you all! God grant you the strength in the upcoming days, weeks, months and years! Cherish the memories and hold them tight! Much love to each of you.

C. Rudolph

March 1, 2018

I send my condolence to the family of Billy Smith. May happy memories of Billy bring you comfort as we await the fulfillment of Acts 24:15, which gives us hope to be reunited with our dead loved ones

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

Biography

Billy Blair Smith, 87, of Verona, passed away February 28, 2018 at Augusta Health.

He was born on November 27, 1930 in Harrisonburg and was the son of the late J. Wilmer and Nellie Harlow Smith.

Billy graduated in 1947 from McGaheysville High School. He was employed for thirty eight years at Foley Motors, now known as Dick Myers, he retired at age 72. He was a member of the Kiwanis Club and was an avid sports fan; he enjoyed senior Bingo, and the Duckpin bowling league.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Waldean Dove Smith on August 18, 1975.

He is survived by his wife, Shirley Moats Smith of Verona; his sons, Gregory A. Smith & wife, Kimberly, Kevin S. Smith all of Harrisonburg, Jeffrey K. Smith and wife, April, of Weyers Cave, Mannuel B. Propst and wife, Mary C. of Weyers Cave; a daughter, Tammy Tyson and husband, Jeff of Staunton; grandchildren, Drew and Maddie Smith, Heather Marshall and Bethany Propst; great-grandchildren, Nathan Shiley, Makayla Saunders, and Garrett Marshall; his brothers, Dickie D. Smith of McGaheysville and John W. Smith of Charlottesville; an aunt, Ruby Wagner of Pennsylvania; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held 1:00 pm, Monday, March 5, 2018 at Lindsey Funeral Home in Weyers Cave with Pastor Wayne Wright officiating. Burial will be at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.lindseyweyerscave.com.