Richard B. Smith

Retired fireman Richard B. Smith, age 82, of Buford, Ga., passed away on March 7, 2014. He was survived by his wife of 44 years, Theo Holcomb Smith, Buford, Ga.; children, Shelby and Wayne Galloway, Austell, Ga.; Richard (Ricky) Smith Jr., Buford, Ga.; and Scott Smith, Flowery Branch, Ga.; six grandchildren, Justin Galloway, Michael Galloway, Richard Boyce Smith III, Hillary Smith, Olivia Smith and Hayley Smith; three great-grandchildren; brother, Tommy Smith, Columbus, Ga.

Mr. Smith was born Nov. 13, 1931, in Atlanta, Ga. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy. He was a retired fireman from the city of Atlanta after 28« years. He was a member of New Bethany Baptist Church, a.k.a., Lanier Islands Community Church. Funeral will be held on Sunday, March 9, 2014, at 2 p.m. at the chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home. Interment will be at Broadlawn Memorial Gardens, Buford, Ga. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday, March 8, 2014, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. To express condolences, please sign our online guest book at Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, Ga., 770-932-1133.

Funeral Home

Flanigan's Funeral Home
4400 South Lee Street Buford, GA 30518
(770) 932-1133

Published in on Mar. 8, 2014