Jimmy “Jim” Smith, 83, of Burnsville, passed away Friday, November 8, 2019, at Mission Hospitals Memorial Campus. A native of Fremont, Ohio, he was the son of the late Ralph and Lillian Claar Smith. Jim was preceded in death by 2 infants. He formerly lived in Hollywood, Florida, where he owned and operated Jim Smith Plumbing for 25 years.
Surviving are his wife of 64 years: Betty Thompson Smith; a daughter: Carol Barrett and husband, Steve, of Centre, Alabama; a son: Wayne Smith and wife, Robin, of Burnsville; 3 grandchildren: Jesse, Cody and Kateri of Centre; and, a sister: Alice Johnson and husband, Curtis, of Fremont, Ohio.
A Memorial Service will be held at 2PM Saturday, November 16, 2019, at First Presbyterian Church of Weaverville, 30 North Alabama Avenue, of which he was a member. Rev. Skip Gillikin will officiate.
The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service at the church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of one’s choice.