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2013-08-15 / Obituaries


Harold Max Smith, Sr., 76, of Grove Hill died Friday, Aug. 9, 2013 at Providence Hospital in Mobile. He was born Dec. 26, 1936 in Sandflat. Smith was a longtime grocery store manager of 54 years and a member of the Okalona Methodist Protestant Bible Church.

He is survived by his wife, Gloria Ann Smith; daughter, Elizabeth Smith; son, Bubba (Celeste) Smith, all of Grove Hill; brother, Carl Smith of Thomasville and three grandchildren, Dalton, Dillon and Devin Smith.

Funeral services were Monday, Aug. 12 at O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home with Rev. Ron Giles officiating. Interment followed at Evergreen Memorial Gardens in Thomasville with O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Thomasville directing.

Active pallbearers were Eric Smith, Larry Sheffield, Danny Bedwell, Don Phillips, Mickey Stephens and Buck Loftis. Honorary pallbearers were Buddy Wells, Elga Goodman, William Stephens, Boyce Kelley, Eudell Dungan and Marvin Rutledge.

Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.

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