Mr. Jerry Harold “Byrd” Smith, 60, of Gainesboro,
Tennessee, passed away on Thursday, November 11, 2010, at
his residence. Funeral services will be held Saturday,
November 13 at 12 noon. Burial will follow in the New Hope
Cemetery in the New Hope community of Jackson County.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday
from 4 P.M. until 9 P.M. and on Saturday from 9 A.M. to time of
He was born July 18, 1950, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Clifton B. and Jewel Poston Smith. He was a
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 3
Brothers: James Ray Smith, Roy Michael Smith and Billy
Glynn Smith; and 1 Grandson: Matthew Peek.
Survivors include 2 Daughters: Tammy and husband Mike
Wallace of Cookeville, TN; and Tonya and husband Victor Hill
of Livingston, TN; 3 Grandchildren: Brittany Peek, Hailey
Smith, and Lane Hill; 1 Brother: Gary Smith of Hilham, TN; and
2 Sisters: Eleda Meadows and Patty Boles both of Livingston,
TN. Several nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends also
Bro. Mike Ayers will officiate at the services.
Memorial donations may be made to the Jerry Smith family by
contacting the business office of the funeral home.
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