Obit: DeWayne Smith

Obit: DeWayne Smith

February 8th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

DeWayne Edward Smith, 47, went to be with his Heavenly Father Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013.A native of Chattanooga, he was a member of Union Springs Baptist Church and had a strong Christian faith.He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Herbert and Viola Smith and Mabel Van Brunt; aunt, Alma Schmitt; and nephew, Shane Wilson.Survivors include his parents, James and Barbara Smith; sisters, Deborah (David) Hobbs and Karen (Gary) Ellis; brothers, Tim Westmoreland and Darryl Westmoreland; several nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace with Rev. ODell Broadway officiating.Interment will follow in Chattanooga Memorial Park. Wallace Smith, Jesse Smith, Phil Wood, Kevin Higgins, Kevin Creswell and Tyler Westmoreland will serve as pallbearers.Honorary pallbearers are Gary Ellis, David Hobbs, Brad Rhodes, Marc Creswell and Virgil Messer.Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences.Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Saturday at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace 877-3524.