Kevin Smith

Kevin D. Smith

SALISBURY - Kevin Dale Smith, 48, of Salisbury, died Friday, June 14, 2013, in Rock Hill, S.C., from injuries sustained in a vehicle accident.

Born Dec. 11, 1964, in Salisbury, he was the son of Lynn Corl Watson of Mooresville and the late Donnis Dale Smith.

He was educated in East Rowan schools and graduated from East Rowan High School. Mr. Smith was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps.

Mr. Smith was employed as a truck driver of T&R National Transportation.

He was a member of Faith Lutheran Church, Hudson Miller Tatum VFW Post 3006 and Harold B. Jarrett American Legion Post 342.

He is survived by his wife, Sherry Wood Smith, his daughter, Amanda Brown and husband Duke of Salisbury; his mother and stepfather, Jim Watson of Mooresville; sisters Jodi Smith of Waxhaw and Angie Whaley of Salisbury.

Service: A graveside service will be conducted 12 Noon Thursday, June 20 at the Salisbury National Cemetery with the Rev. John Paul Lindsey officiating with Military Graveside Rites conducted by the Rowan County Military Honor Guard.

Visitation: The family will receive friends at the Summersett Funeral Home from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday June 19.

Memorials: May be made to Disabled American Veterans, 1601 Brenner Ave., Building 6, Salisbury, NC 28144.

Summersett Funeral Home is serving the Smith family. Online condolences may be made at

Funeral Home

Summersett Funeral Home, Inc. & Cremation Center - Salisbury
1315 West Innes Street Salisbury, NC 28144
(704) 633-2111

Published in Salisbury Post on June 16, 2013