William F. "Bill" Smitherman

  • "Mary - I saw your brother's obituary and wanted to reach..."
    - Carolyn Craven
  • "So sorry for your loss to you all, may God look over you..."
    - Sue/Doug Heath
  • "Rest in peace Uncle Bill. Your pain and suffering are over...."
    - Preston Smitherman
Service Information
Gray Brown-Service Mortuary
1329 Wilmer Ave
Anniston, AL
Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019
11:30 AM
United Fellowship Baptist Church
Funeral service
Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019
1:00 PM
United Fellowship Baptist Church
Following Services
United Fellowship Baptist Church Cemetery

Funeral service for William F. "Bill" Smitherman, 74, of Alexandria, will be Thursday at 1:00 pm, at United Fellowship Baptist Church with Dr. George Smitherman, officiating. Burial will follow in the adjoining cemetery. The family will receive friends at the church prior to the service from 11:30 till service time on Thursday August 8, 2019. Mr. Smitherman died Tuesday August 6, 2019 at his home after a brief illness. Mr. Smitherman is survived by his wife of 54 years, Barbara Smitherman; sons, Rodney (Rhonda), Roger (Dawn), and Greg, all of Alexandria; grandchildren, Nicole (Jimmy), Chelsea (Nathan), Chance (JJ), Brooklyn, Cody, Chase, Seth, and Will; great-grandchild, Haylynn; sisters, Patricia White, Mary Hess (Charles), and Glenda Mangham (Dennis); brothers, Hugh Smitherman Jr. (Janice), and Dr. George Smitherman (Diane); sister-in-law, Judy (Shelby) and numerous nieces and nephews. Mr. Smitherman is preceded in death by his parents, Hugh and Zora Smitherman; brother, Ronnie Smitherman; brother-in-law, James White. Pallbearers will be Chance Smitherman, Chase Smitherman, Cody Smitherman, Seth Smitherman, Will Smitherman, Nathen Walker and Jimmy Mize. Mr. Smitherman was a native and lifelong resident of Alexandria. He was a member of United Fellowship Baptist Church in Alexandria. Mr. Smitherman retired from Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company. He was a hard worker and enjoyed spending time on his tractor and camping in the Smokey Mountains. Mr. Smitherman was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather and will be greatly missed. Online condolences may be made at www.graybrown service.com
Published in The Anniston Star on Aug. 7, 2019
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