James Smith, 73, of 519 Bull St. Damascus, Ga. 39841 passed away Thursday, July 23, 2015 at his residence. A graveside service will be held on Sunday, July26 2015 at 3 PM at the New Park Cemetery in Ft. Gaines, Ga. Rev. Sterling Jones officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday from 12:30 until 2:30. Serving as pallbearers will be Jason King, Anthony Farace, Mike Tomlinson, Cody King, Caleb Hill, Carl Johnson, Lee Taylor and Robert Johnson.
Mr. Smith was born March 31, 1942 in Edison, Ga. to the late Cullan Bryant Smith and Lucile Whitehead Smith. He was a member of White Plains Freewill Baptist Church and a retired truck driver for Nantze Springs Water.
Mr. Smith is survived by his wife Rebecca King. A daughter Debbie Hill of Hoganville, Ga. Grandson, Caleb Hill and wife Taylor and a Great Granddaughter, Rylin Grace Hill. 4 Step-Children; Amy King, Jason King, Anthony Farace and Michele Johnson and 7 step-grandchildren. Also by a brother Jimmy B. and Debbie Smith of Arlington, Ga.