Harold Emanuel Smith, age 80 of Dublin, died Tuesday September 7, 2010 at Highland Ridge Rehabilitation Center. He was born August 18, 1930 in Hiwassee, and was the son of the late Pierce H. Smith and Millard F. Smith. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brother and sisters Henry R. Smith, Samuel G. Smith, Edgar F. Smith, Billy R. Smith, Millard F. Smith, Mearl Smith, and Doris Smith.
He is survived by his wife Cora J. Smith of Dublin; daughters Elizabeth A. Early and her husband Harvey of Galax, Leona A. Casey and her husband Ricky of Charlotte, N.C., Lisa J. Smith and her husband Jackie of Stanley, N.C., Rebecca R. Smith of Roanoke, and Robin Davis of Roanoke; sons Harold T. Smith of Dobson, N.C., and Millard F. Smith of Galax; a brother Edward Smith of Mocksville, N.C.; sisters Frances J. Clark of Chrisman, Ill., Jewel Smith of Dublin, Peggy Smith of Midland, Texas, Esther M. Smith of Clemmons, N.C., Hazel Oliver and her husband Clay of Winston Salem, N.C., and Clara Smith and her husband Lynn of Lexington, N.C. Also survived by 13 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Friday September 10, 2010 at 11 a.m. at Seagle Funeral Home with the Rev. Ron Fredericks and the Rev. Tommy Ramsey officiating.
Interment will follow in the Odell-Smith Family Cemetery in Hiwassee. The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.seaglefuneralhome.com Arrangements by Thomas M. Seagle & Sons, Pulaski.