Mr. Pat Mell Smith age 89 of Martin, Ga. died Wednesday June 24, 2020 at his residence.
Funeral services will be held at 3:00 pm Saturday June 27, 2020 in the Little Davenport Chapel, the Rev. Brian Rockwell will officiate and the family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday as well from 1:00 pm till 3:00 pm.
Mr. Smith was born in Maxeys, Ga. to the late Vincent F. and Nora Meire Smith and he was preceded in death by his wife, Mildred Ivey Smith. He served in the United States Army during the Korean War, worked with Delta Airlines as a mechanic and was a member of the First Alliance Church in Toccoa. He was a lifelong resident of Georgia and he lived most of his life in the Atlanta area before moving to Martin, Georgia where he spent his retirement years on Lake Hartwell. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather.
He is survived by his two sons - Neil Smith and Carl (Donna) Smith; 4 grandchildren, Chris (Rebecca) Smith, Elizabeth (Josh) Smith Clark, Tracy (John) Howe; 6 great-grandchildren, Kylee, Hayley, C.J., Joshua, Connor, and Cassidy.
Those desiring to leave online condolences may do so at www.littledavenport.com
Little Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawsonville Hwy. Gainesville, Ga. 30501 is in charge of arrangements.
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