St. Augustine, Florida
September 28, 2011 Smith, 77, Palm Coast, Fla., died Sept. 24, 2011 at Halifax Hospital in Daytona Beach, Fla., following a brief illness. Mr. Smith was born in Camilla, Ga., to the late Otis and Juanita Smith.

He was educated in the public school system in Georgia. Mr. Smith worked in construction most of his life. He was of the Baptist faith.

Funeral services is 1 p.m. today at St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church in Espanola, Fla. Burial will follow in Masonic Cemetery in Palm Coast, the Rev. Dr. Frank Gidden, pastor, officiating.

Survivors are sons, Joseph Smith, San Antonio, Texas, Otis Smith, Albany, Ga., and Terry Smith, South Carolina; two brothers, Clinton Smith, Daytona Beach and Artis Reddin, Palm Coast.

Coleman’s Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.