07/12/05 — PETE SMITH

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Died July 11, 2005

Dudley resident

Jesse Winford "Pete" Smith, 72, died Monday at Wayne Memorial Hospital following a brief illness.

The funeral will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home with Pastor Steve Holder officiating. Burial will follow in Wayne Memorial Park.

Mr. Smith was born in Wayne County and was the son of the late Ashley and Eloise Hobbs Smith. He was a meat cutter with Smith Brothers Grocery for over 20 years and was a Veteran of the United States Army, having served in Korea.

He is survived by one son, Danny Smith of Seagrove; three daughters, Sharon Griffin, Robin Baker and Kathy Harrell of Rocky Mount; one brother, Milton "Scace" Smith of Goldsboro; and six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Family members will greet friends Wednesday evening from 7 until 8 p.m. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home, and at other times at the residence, 113 O'Berry Road, Dudley.

Published in Obituaries on July 12, 2005 1:46 PM