Lamar Smith

May 31, 2011

Mr. Lamar Smith, 65 of McDavid and formerly of Repton, AL, died Monday, May 30, 2011, in Pensacola. He was employed with Piggly Wiggly as a meat cutter. Smith was born in Pineapple, AL, on August 19, 1945, to the late Ivey Franklin and Lillie Harring Smith.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Dianne D. Smith.

He is survived by a son, Chris Smith of McDavid;  two brothers, W.C. Smith of Fort Lauderdale, and Jimmy Weatherspoon of Frisco City; two sisters-in-law Gail Cotton and husband John of McDavid, Faye Coover and husband Dusty of Repton; and one grandchild Alexa Tullis.

Services will be Wednesday, June 01, 2011, at 3:00 p.m. from Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Bobby Boatwright officiating and Bro. Rogene Booker assisting. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery Atmore.

Active Pallbearers will be Jonathan Cotton, Chester Fawley, Doug Purvis, Leroy Tullis, David Adams and Wayne McGhee.

Family will receive friends Tuesday evening May 31, 2011, at Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home Inc. Atmore, AL. is in charge of all arrangements.


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