Funeral services for Deacon George W. Smith will be held on Saturday, September 24 at 2PM at Williams Chapel Baptist Church in East Dublin. Interment will follow in the Valdosta Baptist Church Cemetery. Rev. John R. Sutton will officiate.
Mr Smith was born in Laurens County to the late James and Zennie Smith, and passed away on September 17. He was the last of six siblings who preceded him in death, Johnny Mae Brooks, Carlos Smith, Jane Kellum, Hattie Mae Williams and Ulysses Smith.
Mr. Smith was a member of Valdosta Baptist church, where he served in numerous capacities: Deacon, Sunday School Superintendent, Devotional Leader, Sick and Shut In Ministry, Bible Study Encourager, Prison Ministry and Membership Round Up Effort.