Mr. Smith enjoyed fishing, hiking, gardening and collecting antiques. In his spare time he enjoyed watching TV especially westerns and The Tennessee Volunteers. He loved cooking and spending time with his grandkids and his family. His sisters say he cooked a meal better than they did.
Mr. Smith is preceded in death by his mother, Ruthie Smith; father and mother – in – law, William and Frances Forsythe; nieces, Melinda Judge and Amanda Smith.
He is survived by his wife of 32 years Mary Smith of Huntland; children, Timothy Lee Smith, Jr. of Huntland, Elizabeth (Steven) Sims of Huntland, Maria Pickett of Huntland, Olivia (Luke) McCurry of Lexie Crossroads, Heather (Ronnie) Chartier of Huntland; grandchildren, Maelee McCurry, Leah Pickett, Isabelle Sims, Jayden Pickett, Cooper McCurry and Chole McCurry; father, Leo Smith Sr.; brothers, Leo (Peggy ) Smith Jr. of Belvidere, Jerry (Brenda) Smith of Estill Springs; sisters, Judy (Frank) White of Manchester, Janet Smith of Belvidere, Wanda (Dennis) Judge of Tullahoma, Brenda (Mark) Porter of Gainesville, GA, Melody (Frank) Brown of Belvidere and Cindy (Ray) Jackson of Belvidere; a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral service will be conducted Monday, August 6, 2012 at 2pm from the chapel of Watson-North Funeral Home with Bro. Rob Amos and Bro. Tim Forsythe officiating.
Interment will follow in Watson-North Memorial Park with friends and family serving as pallbearers.
Visitation will be Sunday, August 5, 2012 from 4-9pm at Watson-North Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers family request donations be made to Watson-North Funeral Home for funeral arrangements.
Watson-North Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.