Curtis Martin Smith, Jr. – 84

Curtis Martin Smith, Jr., age 84, of Baxley, died Thursday, November 14, 2019, in Jesup.

Mr. Smith was born March 22, 1935, in Forsyth, Georgia to the late Curtis Martin Smith, Sr. and the late Catheryn Smith.  He was a veteran of the United States Army.  Mr. Smith was a faithful member of Big Oaks Church of God and was a Commercial Carrier serving Proco Industries and Williams Brothers Trucking for over 40 years.

Survivors include his wife, Dinah Shore Patterson Smith of Baxley; daughters, Donna Marie Crosby, Debra Sue Griffis both of Baxley, Pam Sanders of Forsyth, Janet Phillips of Jackson & Cathy Dunn of Forsyth; sons, James Keilah Williams & Gary Dewayne Williams both of Baxley; sister, Becky Smith of Forsyth; brother, Harold (Glenda) Smith of Forsyth. Ten grandchildren and several great-grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, November 16, 2019, at 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Swain Funeral Home with Rev. Mark Grimes and Rev. Virginia Herrington officiating.

Interment will follow in Appling Memorial Gardens with Military Honors.

Active pallbearers will be Kevin Rewis, Brandon Rewis, Daniel Williams, Chris Faulk, Jamie Patterson, Herman Patterson, Nickolas Oehkle & Dominick Oehkle.

Honorary pallbearers will be Big Oaks Church of God Adult Sunday School Class, Williams Brothers Trucking, Georgia Hospice, and all friends in attendance.

Visitation will be held on Friday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Swain Funeral Home.

Arrangements are under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.