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Willie Arthur Smith, 95
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Willie Arthur Smith, 95, of McMinnville died Friday, June 28 at his residence.
He was born Sept. 3, 1917 in Warren County and was a retired carpenter and a member of Charles Creek The Baptist Church where he served as a deacon for many years. Mr. Smith was preceded in death by his parents, Willie and Mattie Underhill Smith, and his wife Letha Smith.
Survivors include daughter and son-in-law, Brenda and Ron Holland, as well as many grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren. Several nieces, nephews and friends also survive.
Funeral service is 2:30 p.m. Sunday at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Michael Adamson and Jason Nunley will officiate. Interment will follow at Charles Creek Cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday from 10 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. at the parlors of McMinnville Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at
McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Southern Standard
(McMinnville, Tenn.) June 30, 2013