Cover photo for Harvey Lee Smith's Obituary
Harvey Lee Smith Profile Photo
1943 Harvey Lee Smith 2023

Harvey Lee Smith

December 20, 1943 — January 7, 2023

Cottonwood

 

HARVEY LEE SMITH

COTTONWOOD, AL… Harvey Lee Smith, a resident of Cottonwood, Alabama, passed away Saturday night, January 7, 2023, at his home. He was 79.

Graveside services, with military honors, will be held 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, January 11, 2023, at Hickory Grove Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery, in Abbeville, Alabama with Pastor Tony Deese officiating. The family will receive friends following the service. Wright Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Smith was born in Dothan, Alabama to the late Walter Lee Smith and Mattie Ellen Flowers Smith. He attended Abbeville High School. He served his country in the US Army, where he was stationed in the Panama Canal Zone. He retired as an iron worker from Atlanta, Georgia. He was an avid Alabama Football fan. His love was baseball, where he enjoyed watching the Little League Series from the first pitch to the last pitch. He was also an Atlanta Braves fan. His hobbies were golfing, fishing, and earlier years enjoyed riding Harley Davidson motorcycles. He was well known for aggravating his family and always getting the last word in.

Leaving to cherish his memories are his wife, Annette Tew; his daughter, Kimberly McLemore (Kenny); his step-son, Pete Beasley (Jessica); his sister, Janet Ridgeway (John); his brother, Jackie Paul Smith (Michelle); his grandchildren, Nick Whisnant (Morgan), Kody McLemore (Kaitlyn), and Tanner McLemore (Alianna); and his five great-grandchildren and one on the way; his nieces and nephews; and his beloved pets, Chopper & Peanut.

WRIGHT FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY

Phone 334-6WE-CARE (693-2273)

www.wrightfuneralhomeandcrematory.com

…Celebrating a life, one family at a time…

Our establishment DOES OWN AND OPERATE ITS OWN CREMATORY, so your loved one never has to leave our care.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Harvey Lee Smith, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Wednesday, January 11, 2023

11:00am - 12:00pm (Central time)

Hickory Grove Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery

939 Hickory Grove Rd, Abbeville, AL 36310

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Visits: 451

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree