Charles Thurman Smith, 66, of Donalsonville, GA, formerly of Jefferson, GA passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2020.
Due to the ongoing concerns regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, a memorial service will be held at a later date.
Charles Thurman Smith was born March 6, 1954 in Miller County, GA, the son of Rudolph “Doc” & Lucille Smith. Charles lived most of his life in Southwest Georgia though he and his wife, Roxanne, spent several years in North Georgia. Charles retired from Barco and was a member of The Church of Grady County.
Work was part of every day for Charles and he gave every endeavor 110% effort. He was a stickler for being on time though it came with its challenges, mainly Roxanne. Charles enjoyed fishing, Georgia football and Georgia baseball. He was a fantastic cook. Family noted chicken & rice, squash & onions, and cornbread were some of their favorites from his recipes.
Survivors include his wife, Roxanne Davis Smith of Donalsonville, GA; his children, Jamie Charles Smith (Stephanie) of Cairo, GA, Christy Smith Bradley (Chris) of Thomasville, GA, and Heather Denae Angstadt of Santa Cruz, CA; his grandchildren, Jessica, Jonathon, and Caleb; and his puppies, Shasta and Cocoa.
Charles was preceded in death by his parents; and his loyal canine companion, Daisy.