Obit: Charles Smith

Obit: Charles Smith

June 28th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Tennessee

Dr. MURFREESBORO Dr. Charles D. Smith, 88, passed away at his home Wednesday June 26, 2013.He was born in Altamont, Tenn., and was a WWII veteran of the United States Marine Corps being at the battle of Iwo-Jima. Dr. Smith was an OBGYN at the Womens Clinic in Murfreesboro in partners with Dr. Bud Young before his retirement.He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Minnie Fults Smith along with his sisters, Flora Mae Smith and Lila Sweeton; brothers, Ernest and Walter Sweeton, Clyde, Vernie, Kelvin, Warren and Tommy Smith.He is survived by his companion, Sue Britnell; close friends, Sam and Jo Hughes, Evans and Alice Maples; 11 nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday in the Layne Funeral Home chapel in Altamont, Tenn., with burial to follow in Fall Creek Cemetery with full military honors provided by the Sequatchie Valley honor Guard.Visitation: 4-8 p.m. today at Jennings and Ayers Funeral Home in Murfreesboro and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at Layne Funeral Home, Altamont, Tenn. www.laynefuneralhome.com.