Celebration of Life for Mr. Eddie Smith, Jr., Sunrise, Aug. 31, 1943 to Sunset, July 15, 2016.
Funeral services were held July 20 at Mt. Zion A.M.E. Church, 119 Fifth Avenue, Mansfield, officiated by the Rev. Noah Nyamaropa, Pastor and Eulogist, assisted by others.
Mr. Eddie Smith, Jr. was born August 31, 1943 to the late Mr. & Mrs. Eddie "Bubba" (Annie Kate) Smith, Sr.
*He attended Newton County Schools. At an early age he joined Bethel Grove Baptist Church and later moved his membership to Mt. Zion A.M.E.
*He enjoyed cooking on the grill, doing yard work and spending time with his family.
*He departed this earthly life on July 15, 2016. He was preceded in death by three brothers, Mr. John Henry Adams, Mr. Willie Smith and Mr. Larry Smith
*He leaves to cherish his memories his wife, Mrs. Mae Eva Smith, two sons, Mr. & Mrs. Tony (Michelle) Humphery, Mr. & Mrs. Reginald (LaJetta) Humphery, seven daughters, Ms. Laverne Smith, Mr. & Mrs. Stanley (Angela) Kyles, Ms. Merlinda Humphery, Ms. Pamela Smith, Mr. & Mrs. Michael (Christine) Gerald, Mr. & Mrs. Rodney (Regina) Kinnie and Ms. Vivian Smith, twenty-one grandchildren, twenty- two great grandchildren, one sister, Ms. Barbara Jean Smith, three sisters-in-laws, Mrs. Linda Humphery, Mrs. Parie Humphery and Mrs. Vicky Smith and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
New Covington Cemetery
South View Dr.
Covington, Georgia 30014