Graveside services for Mr. Russell Smith, 57, of Cookeville,
TN, will be held at 11 A.M. on Monday, August 7, 2017, at the
Smyrna Cemetery in Putnam County, TN.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday
from 4 P.M. - 8 P.M.
He passed away on Wednesday, August 2, 2017, at his
He was born April 12, 1960, in Putnam County, TN, to the late
Demas and Frances Smith. He was a construction worker.
Survivors include 1 Son: Matthew (Heather) Smith of
Cookeville, TN; 1 Daughter: Tylar Smith of Cherokee, NC; 3
Grandchildren: Zackary Smith, Zoe Smith, and Zadie Smith; 2
Brothers: Michael Demas Smith of Tucson, AZ, and David Smith
of McMinnville, TN; 2 Sisters: Linda Hammock of Cookeville, TN,
and Diana Fields of Gainesboro, TN; and Special Friend:
Sharron Smith of Cookeville, TN. Several nieces, nephews,
other relatives, and friends also survive.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to help
with funeral expenses by contacting the funeral home.
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