Smith, Houston Preston

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Houston Preston Smith, age 81 of Pulaski passed away Tuesday, August 12, 2008 at the Pulaski Community Hospital. Born December 27, 1926 in Franklin County he was the son of the late William Harvey & Zada Ray Smith. One daughter; Linda Gay Sutherland also preceded him in death.

He was retired from Lynchburg Foundry with 36 years of service.

He is survived by

His wife of 61 years-
Jearline Goad Smith – Pulaski

Sons & Daughters-in-law-

Kenneth P. & Connie Smith – Wilmington, NC

David Grey & Cindy Smith – Wilmington, NC

Timothy M. & Donna Smith – Pulaski

Grandchildren- Blake & Tina Smith, Shane Smith, Grey Smith, Andrew Smith, Houston Sutherland, Kasey Sutherland and Tamar Smith

Seven Great Grandchildren

Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Friday at the Bower Funeral Chapel, Pulaski with the Pastor Dan Moore officiating. Interment will follow at the Highland Memory Gardens, Dublin.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Thursday evening at the Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski.

Visit to send the family your online condolences. Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski is handling the arrangements.

Immediately following the graveside service, the family and friends will be meeting at the Comfort Inn (Newbern Room),Rt. 100, Dublin (behind Shoney’s) so bring your dish for a time of sharing and fellowship (entrance on the right,back side of motel with plenty of parking)