William H. Smith, Jr., 65, a retired printer with the State of Florida, Department of General Services and Department of Education, passed away August 7, 2014 in Tallahassee.
A son of the late William H. and Thalia Thelma Butler Smith, he was born January 20, 1949 at Bethesda AFB in Maryland. He was married to Barbara Wilcox Smith, and they had celebrated their 44th anniversary on June 29, 2014. He was a member of First Baptist Church and loved working with cars.
He is survived by; his wife, Barbara Smith; sons, Billy Smith, III and Jason M. Smith; brothers, Wayne Smith and Mike Smith; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Henry Nathan Smith; a brother, Jeff Smith, and a niece, Alexis Smith.
The funeral was 10:30 AM Monday, August 11, 2014 at Tallahassee Memory Gardens. The family received friends from 9:30 until 10:30 AM Monday at Abbey Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, Leon County Chapter. The online guestbook may be signed at www.abbeyfh.com.