Mr. Clyde Smith, age 93, of Homer, GA died Monday, June 20, 2022 at his residence. Mr. Smith was born in Commerce to the late Andrew and Maude Dills Smith. He was a member of Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church and a veteran of the United States Army during the Korean War. He was a retired shop foreman from Georgia Department of Transportation. In addition to his parents, Mr. Smith was preceded in death by his grandson, Whitney Duffourc; brothers, Arthur, Allen, Emory, Leroy and Harvey Smith; and sisters, Allene Lewallen and Dorothy Garner.
Mr. Smith is survived by his wife of 68 years, Francine Smith of Homer; daughters, Kay Haugen (David) of Jefferson and Vickie Duffourc of New Orleans, LA; son, Donnie Smith (Misty) of Homer; sister, Eula Mae Mintz of Commerce; 7 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, one step-granddaughter and two step-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 11 AM, Thursday, June 23 at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church with Rev. Calvin Ward, Dr. Marshall Bruner and Rev. Kenneth Franklin officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church cemetery with military honors. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday night from 6 to 8 PM. Flowers are welcome or donations may be made to Mt. Pleasant Cemetery Fund, c/o Penny McMahan, 1036 Payne Rd., Homer, GA 30547.
Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce is in charge of arrangements.