Homer Smith, Sr., 83, of Pikeville died Tuesday, January 25, 2011. He was a member of Thans Chapel Church of God.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Ruth Smith; son, James Willard Smith; and great-great-grandson, Aaron Seth Savage.
He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Linda C. Smith of Pikeville; three daughters, Emma Jean Bowman and Lois Ann (Wayne) Snyder of Dunlap and Emma K. Smith of Pikeville; two sons, Carl Smith and Homer Dwayne Smith of Pikeville; seven grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; four sisters, Eva (Gene) Johnson and Wilma Hankins of Pikeville, Reva Holt of Chattanooga and Virginia (David) Summers of Pikeville; four brothers, Gather (Jessie Lee) Smith of Dunlap, Bob (Helen) Smith of Pikeville, Billy (Brenda) Smith of Georgia and George A. (Linda) Smith of Pikeville; and two special friends, Charles Plank and Logan McDaniel.
Funeral services were held Saturday, January 29 in the funeral home chapel with Minister Dennis Smith officiating.
Burial was in Collier Cemetery.
Online condolences can be made at reedfamilyfh.com.
Putnam-Reed Funeral Home of Pikeville was in charge of arrangements.