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Butch Smith

August 22, 1949 — May 25, 2020

LeeRoy “Butch” Smith, Jr., 70, husband of Sharon Adkins Smith and a resident of Melfa, VA, passed away Monday, May 25, 2020, at his residence. A native of Exmore, VA, he was the son of the late Lee Roy Smith, Sr. and the late Isabelle Fitchett Smith. He was a United States Army Veteran and a retired truck driver.

In addition to his loving wife, he is survived by five children, LeeRoy Smith III of Melfa, Bobby Jo Evans and her husband, Charlie, of Melfa, James Turner of Melfa, Stephanie Hill and her husband, James, of Badin, NC, and Athena Smith of Melfa; a sister, Gail Bundick and her husband, Bob, of Painter, VA; seven grandchildren, Paul, Octavon, Adriana, C.J., Christian, Eric, and Emily; and three great grandchildren, Alura, Asher, and Aries.

A graveside service will be conducted Thursday, May 28, 2020, at 2:00 PM at Johnson's United Methodist Church Cemetery with Reverend Robert Fletcher officiating. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Riverside Shore Hospice, P.O. Box 615, Onley, VA 23418.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at
Arrangements were made by Doughty Funeral Home in Exmore, Virginia.

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Johnson's United Methodist Church Cemetery
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