George Robert Smith

Born: Tue., Mar. 30, 1943
Died: Sun., Apr. 16, 2017


10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Thu., Apr. 20, 2017
Location: Resthaven Cemetery

Graveside Service

11:00 AM Thu., Apr. 20, 2017
Location: Resthaven Cemetery

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Mr. George R. Smith, 74, entered into rest on Sunday, April 16, 2017 at University Hospital, Augusta.Graveside services will be held on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Resthaven Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the graveside beginning at 10 a.m. until the hour of the funeral.

Mr. Smith, son of the late Dr. Clyde L. and Mildred Bennett Smith, was a lifelong resident of Wilkes County. He had retired from International Paper as an equipment operator. Also, he was a member of Tabor Baptist Church and the Wilkes County Cattleman’s Association.

Survivors include his wife, Doris H. Smith; Son, Robert Smith and wife, Carissa of Washington; Daughter, Claudia S. Whipple, and husband, Rob of Newnan; Sister, Celeste Smith, Albany; Grandchildren, Cohen Smith, Juliet Smith, Liam Whipple, and Amelia Whipple.

Memorials may be made to Tabor Baptist Church, c/o Jeanette Broome, 1235 Tignall Rd., Washington, Ga. 30673.









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David and Judy Tyler
   Posted Mon April 17, 2017
Our Prayers for the Family.

Randy and Nancy Young
   Posted Mon April 17, 2017
George was respected and loved by so many; he will be missed.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Charles & Amelia Chafin
   Posted Mon April 17, 2017
Our prayers and love are with you all. George was a good husband, father, grandfather and friend. Always had something cute to tell you about his grandchildren. God bless you all in your time of grief.

Minnie Dove
   Posted Mon April 17, 2017
Mr. George will be missed by many especially his family along with his church family. Prayers that God will wrap each of you in comfort at this sad time.

Rabert A. Echols
   Posted Mon April 17, 2017
Rabert A. Echols

Pierce & Joyce Barden
   Posted Tue April 18, 2017
Doris, Robert, Claudia and family, We are praying for God's comfort and peace. George was a classmate and friend. George was a kind gentle man. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Joyce & Pierce

Linda Shelton
   Posted Tue April 18, 2017
Words cannot express how sorry I am for your loss.

kenneth reese
   Posted Tue April 18, 2017
Mr, George always had a smile for everyone was aiways a priviledge to see and talk with.He will be greatly missed.

Dennis and Jennifer Weaver
   Posted Tue April 18, 2017
So sorry for your loss. We are praying for the family. Mr George will be missed.

Joey Smith
   Posted Tue April 18, 2017
I am so very sorry for your loss. I miss very much the good times I had working with George, Big Jammie, and all the crew. I will remember you all in my prayers.
Joey Smith

Doug and Paula Denard
   Posted Tue April 18, 2017
Praying for your family. Mr. George was a good man and always had a smile and kind words for everyone.
May GOD bless you in the coming days.

Linda & Charles Daniel
   Posted Wed April 19, 2017
We are so sorry to hear about George. It will not be the same without him sitting behind us at church. He will be greatly missed. Love and prayers to the family.

Marcene Powell
   Posted Wed April 19, 2017
Herbert joins me in extending our heartfelt sympathy to your family. We will be praying for God to wrap you in His loving arms and surround you with His peace.

Emory and Norwood Strother
   Posted Thu April 20, 2017
Our prayers our with you as you go through this time of sorrow.

Joyce and Ed Bentley
   Posted Thu April 20, 2017
Ed and I are thinking and praying for you as you are going through this difficult time. I know you will miss George , but remember the good times and memories you shared.
We love you,
Joyce and Ed

Brenda Star Willis & Geraldine Willis Dill
   Posted Fri April 28, 2017
The loss of someone so close is difficult to bear. We share your grief.

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