CASAR- Dock Gerald Smith, 73, a native of Casar, joined his beloved wife Martha McDaniel Smith in heaven on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, at St. Lukes Hospital in Columbus.
Mr. Smith was born in Cleveland County on Dec. 16, 1938 to the late Vance Andrew Smith and Junie Mae Wilson Smith. He was retired from Lowman Brothers and was also a bulldozer operator. Dock was also a member of Casar Baptist Church and had served in the U.S. Army
In addition to his parents and his wife he was preceded in death by three brothers, John Henry Smith, Hazel Smith, and Alfred Manley Smith; a sister, Iva Smith Towery; and a daughter, Tammy Smith.
Dock is survived by his daughter Elizabeth June Smith of Boone; and three sisters, Lucy Ledford of Morganton, Hilda White of W. Va., and Barbara Ann Greene of Shelby.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Stamey Funeral Home, Fallston and from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at Casar Baptist Church.
Funeral Service: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Casar Baptist Church
Officiated By: The Rev. Doug Pruett and the Rev. Carrell Pruette
Burial: Casar Baptist Church Cemetery
Funeral Home: Stamey Funeral Home of Fallston is serving the family
Memorials: May be made to Casar Baptist Church, P.O. Box 369, Casar, N.C. 28020
A guest register is available at www.stameyfuneralhome.com