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Thomas Boyden Smith

January 17, 1925 ~ June 7, 2020 (age 95)


Thomas B. Smith, age 95 of 3556 Mt. Zion Church Road, Piney Creek; passed away Sunday, June 7th, 2020 at Hermitage Health Center in Elizabethton, TN.

Thomas was born January 17th, 1925 in Alleghany County to the late Salmon and Lottie Childress Smith. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Hazel Deane Garvey Smith; two brothers: Oscar and Claude Smith.

He is survived by his daughter: Grace Cox and husband J.M. of the home; a grandson, Tommy Pollard and wife Krishelle of Kingsport, TN; a great-granddaughter, Dana Pollard of Kingsport, TN.

A graveside service to honor the life of Thomas will be held at 11:00 am on Wednesday, June 10th, 2020 at Mt. Zion UMC Church Cemetery with Pastor Mark Wagg and Rev. Jacqueline Tookey officiating. Full Military Honors will be conducted by the Bruce Wayne Osborne VFW Post# 7034 of Sparta. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church. Mask will be required for all visitors at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Medi-Home Hospice of Alleghany, PO Box 1287 Sparta, NC 28675.

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June 10, 2020

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Mt. Zion UMC Church
3138 Mt. Zion Church Rd.
Piney Creek, NC 28663

Graveside Service
June 10, 2020

11:00 AM
Mt. Zion UMC Church Cemetery
3138 Mt. Zion Church Rd.
Piney Creek, NC 28663


Medi Home Hospice of Alleghany
PO Box 1287, Sparta NC 28675

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