Gainesville - Charles Norman Smith, age 81, husband of the late Ruby Mae Smith, retired electrician with City of Gainesville, 1956 Graduate of Lincoln High School, peacefully left this earthly scene on Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at Shands Hospital.

The Graveside Service will be held at 10:00AM on Thursday, June 26, 2014, at Lawtey/Peetsville Memorial Cemetery (Lawtey, FL) with his brother-in-law, Min. C.L. White, officiating. Mr. Smith will only be viewed at the Funeral Home on Wednesday (2:00-7:00PM). The Procession will form at Mr. Smith's residence, 914 NE 25th Terr., Gainesville, at 9:00AM

Mr. Smith is immediately survived by: daughters - Valarie Smith of Crescent City, FL (Sandra Smith preceded him in death); sons - Charles Washington (& Terri) of Gainesville, FL, Carlos Smith of Laurel, MD, Brian Smith (& Chancy) and Jason Smith of Gainesville, FL; brothers - Herman Smith of New York (& Connie), (Walter Smith preceded him in death); 16 grands; 15 great grands; in-laws, nieces, nephews, cousins & friends.

Arrangements Entrusted To: DUNCAN BROTHERS' FUNERAL HOME, 428 NW 8th Street, Gainesville, FL.

Funeral Home

Duncan Brothers Funeral Home
428 Nw 8Th St Gainesville, FL 32601
(352) 376-2437

Published in Gainesville Sun from June 24 to June 25, 2014