Jack Dempsey Smith
Jack Dempsey Smith, 84, passed away Tuesday, April 8, 2014 in Tallahassee.
A graveside service will be held 11:00 a.m., Friday, April 11, 2014 at Roselawn Cemetery.
Family will receive friends from 6 until 8:00 p.m. Thursday at Beggs Funeral Homes, 3322 Apalachee Parkway, Tallahassee, FL 32311, (850) 942-2929. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Covenant Hospice, 1921 Capital Circle NE, Tallahassee, FL 32308.
A native of Donaldsonville, GA, Jack resided in Tallahassee most of his life and retired from A J Construction as a carpenter. He loved carpentry work, and was of the Baptist Faith.
He is survived, daughters, Patricia Barber (Ed), Linda Smith (Jack T.) Sherry Harrell (Jonas), and a son, Jack Smith Jr. (Cheryl Copelin) all of Tallahassee; a step daughter Faye Brown of Cusseta, GA.; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Jack is preceded in death by his wife, Joyce A. Smith and a step son-in-law Wesley Brown.
Beggs Funeral Home Apalachee
3322 Apalachee Parkway Tallahassee, FL 32311
Published in Tallahassee Democrat on Apr. 10, 2014