Mr. Joseph Wesley "J.W." Smith, 66, of the Sunset Harbor community died Thursday, July 24, 2014.
J.W. was born in Columbus County on Aug. 8, 1947, and was the son of the late Wesley and Mary Simmons Smith.
He is survived by his wife, Valeria Smith; three sons, Jeff Smith of Calabash, Mickey Smith of Calabash and Larry Whitley of Denver, N.C.; stepdaughter, Nancy Fulford of Supply; three brothers, the Revs. Ronnie Smith of Supply and Steve Smith of High Point and Sam Smith of Ocean Isle Beach; a sister, Brenda Horne of Calabash; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
A memorial service was held Saturday afternoon July 26, at The Love of Christ Ministries in Bolivia, officiated by his brother, the Rev. Ronnie Smith.
You may offer online condolences at www.shallottefunerals.com.
White Funeral and Cremation Service, Shallotte.
Published in The Brunswick Beacon from July 31 to Aug. 6, 2014