Jimmy "Cooky" Smith(1940 - 2014)

Jimmy "Cooky" Smith

Jimmy "Cooky" Smith, 74, passed away on Thursday, July 3, 2014, at his residence in Havana.

Cooky was a native and longtime resident of Tallahassee and had lived in Havana for 25 years. He was a pipe fitter and 50 year member of the 592 Union of Tallahassee. He was United States Army veteran.

Survivors include his mother, Thelma Smith Scott of Tallahassee; friend and caregiver, Jane Bell of Havana; two sons, Timmy Smith (Starlit Wilkinson) of Tallahassee and Kenny Smith (Stacie) of Havana; two daughters, Angie Tilley of Longmont, CO and Kristy Smith of Tallahassee; brother, Jack Smith of Atlanta; sister, Betty Jo Cutchen of Tallahassee; six grandchildren, Ashley Smith, Logan Smith, Heather Smith, Cade Smith, Cole Smith and Madison Tilley and great-grandson, Grayson Berry.

A graveside service will be held at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, July 8, 2014 at Oakland Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 PM on Monday, July 7, 2014 at Bevis Funeral Home. Kelly Barber of Bevis Funeral Home (www.bevisfh.com, 850.385.2193) is assisting the family with arrangements.


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2710 NORTH MONROE ST Tallahassee, FL 32303
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Published in Tallahassee Democrat on July 6, 2014