SHELBY - Solon Eugene "Big Gene" Smith Jr., 59, passed away Feb. 24 2014, at Kings Mountain Hospice House after a long and courageous battle with cancer.
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Born in Cleveland County, he was the son of Peggy Bridges Smith and the late Solon Eugene Smith Sr.
A celebration of life service will be held 3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, at Boiling Springs Baptist Church.
Burial will be in Cleveland Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Life Enrichment Center of Boiling Springs Baptist Church prior to the service.
At other times the family will be at the home.
Cecil M Burton Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family of Mr. Smith.
Guest registry is available at www.cecilmburtonfuneralhome.com.
BURTON FUNERAL HOME, LLC
106 CHERRYVILLE RD. SHELBY, NC 28150-4208
Published in Gaston Gazette on Feb. 26, 2014