Oct. 3, 2019
GRAY: Thomas Jefferson Smith Jr., 88, of Gray, passed away Thursday, Oct. 3. A Celebration of Life was held Monday, Oct. 7, at 2:00 p.m., at the Hart’s Jones County Chapel. Ronnie Hinson officiated. The family greeted friends one hour prior to the service.
Mr. Smith served in the Marine Corp for seven years. He was a Mason, a Shriner, and retired from Warner Robins Air Force Base.
Mr. Smith is preceded in death by two sisters and five brothers. He is survived by his sons, Michael (Barbara) Smith and Lamar (Kim) Smith, both of Gray; daughter, Theresa (Mitch) Conger, of Roberta; grandchildren, Shannon (Kevin) Watson, of Snellville, Darrel (Sandy) Smith, of Iva, SC, Jason Smith, of Milledgeville, Dwayne Smith, of Perry, Heath (Katherine) Smith, of Milledgeville, Madison (Seth) Kitchens, of Gray, and Jonathan (Ashley) Conger, of Warner Robins; step-grandchildren, Michael (Kelli) Suddeth, of Centerville, Valerie Howard, of Norman Park, and Caroline (John) Peake, of Nashville, TN; 20 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; one sister; four brothers; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to SonRise Ministries, 3378 Gray Hwy, Macon, GA 31211.
To express condolences, please visit hartsmort.com .
Hart’s Jones County Chapel, Hart’s Mortuary and Cremation Center, 307 Pecan Lane, Gray, GA 31032 had charge of the arrangements.