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
the service.

He  was  born  July  18,  1950,  in Jackson County, TN, to the
late   
Clifton   B.   and   Jewel   Poston   Smith.   He   was   a
construction worker.

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
survive.

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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