Mr. Allen Wayne Smith

Published 11:40am Monday, January 14, 2013

Funeral service for Mr. Allen Wayne Smith, 60, of Alexander City, will be held on Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at 2:00 pm at the Rocky Creek Baptist Church. Rev. Harold Cummings will officiate. Burial will follow in adjoining cemetery.  The family will receive friends on Monday, January 14, 2013 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Radney Funeral Home.

Wayne passed away on Thursday, January 10, 2013 at Huntsville Hospital.

He was born on September 18, 1952 in Ashland, Alabama to Hugo Smith and Virginia Smith Hudson.

Wayne was an active member of Rocky Creek Baptist Church.  He worked for 40 years at the Number 6 Mill of Russell Corp. and retired as a Supervisor.  Wayne was an avid horseman and enjoyed team penning, trail riding, and camping.  He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. Wayne was a friend to all and was always willing to help any one in need.

He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Joyce Smith of Alexander City; son, Jeremy Allen Smith and wife Shanda of Owens Cross Roads; grandchildren, Clara Harper Smith and Everett Allen Smith; mother, Virginia Smith Hudson of Ashland: sisters, Sue Davidson of Millerville and Betty Newman of Alexander City; half brothers, Walter Hudson and David Hudson both of Roanoke.

He was preceded in death by his father, Hugo Smith.

Memorial messages may be sent to the family at www.radneyfuneralhome.com. Radney Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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