Carley Hughie Smith – Wake Forest Obituary

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Carley Hughie Smith

Sep 19, 1931 – Mar 22, 2016

Carley Hughie Smith of Franklinton will be laid to rest on Saturday, March 26, 2016 with a graveside service at 11:00 am at Raleigh Memorial Park. He was by God’s grace, released from his pain Tuesday, March 22, 2016.

Carley loved to fish, hunt, and garden. Playing old hymns and country music on his guitar brought him great joy. His last request was to play his old guitar and sing his favorite hymns.

He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Mary Edna Smith; son, Danny E. Smith, and his wife, Delores; daughter, Sandra Smith Holt; grandsons, Bryan Holt, and his fiancée Kerri, Jason Holt and his wife, Angie, Kevin Holt, Joshua Smith, Andy Smith; step grand-daughters, Pam Plyler and Renee Jordan; great grandchildren, Hollie Estes, Luke Jordan, Kendal, Jayci, Joey and Riley Holt; and his daughter-in-law, Jutta Smith.

Mr. Smith was preceded in death by his son and namesake, Donnie Hughie Smith, step-grandson, Bill Plyler, and his parents, Archrael and Nealie Mills Smith.

A service of Bright Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 405 S. Main Street, Wake Forest, NC 27587. (919 556-5811)