Rickey M. Smith
January 18, 1956 -
January 20, 2014

Visitation

January 23, 2014
5-8 PM

Service 

January 24, 2014
12PM

Interment

Obituary

Funeral services for Rickey M. Smith, age 58 of Fayetteville, will be conducted Friday at 12PM at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Eddie Graves and Bro. Lon Ostrzycki officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Ardmore, TN. Mr. Smith passed away Monday evening athis residence.

A native of Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Fred T. and Edith June Rogers Smith. Mr. Smith was maintenance manager for Plastic Fusion Fabricators in Huntsville for 20 years. He was a member/ordained Deacon at Bethelem Baptist Church in Hazel Green. Mr. Smith was a member of the National Wild Turkey Federation and loved all aspects of cars and racing.

Survivors include his wife Shirley King Smith of Fayetteville, daughter Jessica Helton and husband Randy of Shelbyville, two brothers Kenneth Smith and wife Evelyn of Fayetteville, Dennis Smith and wife Paulette of Fayetteville, a special granddaughter Riley Kate Helton and a hosts of special friends. He was preceded in death by a son Chad Smith and sister Fredna Smith.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, Bethelem Baptist Benevolent Fund, Fairview Fellowship Church, Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Ardmore, TN.

Visitation with the family will be conducted Thursday evening 5-8 PM at Higgins Funeral Home.

Video Services

11 Comments

  1. Jane Hamlin Luther

    To the Smith Family: I am so sorry to learn of Rickey’s passing. My prayers go out to all of you.

    Reply
  2. Sandra Capshaw Arnold

    Shirley I was so sorry to hear about Rickey. You were so good to daddy throughout the years and he loved you. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.

    Sandra Capshaw Arnold

    Reply
  3. Melissa (Hargrove) Hedgecoth

    Just got the news today. I’m very sorrry for your loss. Remember that even in times such as these Jesus is still there for you and he has not forgotten about your pain. Take comfort in knowing that Rickey’s suffering is no more. May Gods Peace carry you throughtout this time.

    Reply
  4. Raymond & Martha Ballard

    Shirley & Jessica, Our deepest sympathy to you and the family. We know Rickey is in Heaven now but also know you will miss him. May The Lord give you comfort and peace during this difficult time.

    Reply
  5. R & D Truck Sales

    Rickey Smith Family

    We are so sorry for your loss. We will be praying for comfort and peace for your family through such a difficult time. Love & Many Prayers from everyone at R & D Truck Sales.

    Reply
  6. Beth Rolin Pugh

    Shirley, Jessica and Family,

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. May the memories of love shared and God’s grace bring you peace. Rickey will be greatly missed

    Reply
  7. Wanda Rogers

    I love you guys.

    Reply
  8. Joyce Plunkett

    My thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Reply
  9. Rhonda Rolin Slaton

    Shirley and Jessica I am deeply saddened for you for the loss of Rickey. I cannot even imagine your grief. I wanted to call you when I heard of Rickey’s illness but I did not know how to reach you. Please know I am praying for your family and God can and will help you through this difficult time. I hope to see you at the visitation, but please know I love you always. If you need anything please get in touch.

    Reply
  10. Peggy G. Bevels

    Sending my deepest sympathy to all the family. May God heal your broken hearts.
    God Bless,
    Peggy G. Bevels

    Reply
  11. Liesa C. McGowan

    Jessica, your family is in my thoughts and prayers.
    Your friend, Liesa McGowan

    Reply

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11 Comments

  1. Jane Hamlin Luther

    To the Smith Family: I am so sorry to learn of Rickey’s passing. My prayers go out to all of you.

    Reply
  2. Sandra Capshaw Arnold

    Shirley I was so sorry to hear about Rickey. You were so good to daddy throughout the years and he loved you. Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers.

    Sandra Capshaw Arnold

    Reply
  3. Melissa (Hargrove) Hedgecoth

    Just got the news today. I’m very sorrry for your loss. Remember that even in times such as these Jesus is still there for you and he has not forgotten about your pain. Take comfort in knowing that Rickey’s suffering is no more. May Gods Peace carry you throughtout this time.

    Reply
  4. Raymond & Martha Ballard

    Shirley & Jessica, Our deepest sympathy to you and the family. We know Rickey is in Heaven now but also know you will miss him. May The Lord give you comfort and peace during this difficult time.

    Reply
  5. R & D Truck Sales

    Rickey Smith Family

    We are so sorry for your loss. We will be praying for comfort and peace for your family through such a difficult time. Love & Many Prayers from everyone at R & D Truck Sales.

    Reply
  6. Beth Rolin Pugh

    Shirley, Jessica and Family,

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. May the memories of love shared and God’s grace bring you peace. Rickey will be greatly missed

    Reply
  7. Wanda Rogers

    I love you guys.

    Reply
  8. Joyce Plunkett

    My thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Reply
  9. Rhonda Rolin Slaton

    Shirley and Jessica I am deeply saddened for you for the loss of Rickey. I cannot even imagine your grief. I wanted to call you when I heard of Rickey’s illness but I did not know how to reach you. Please know I am praying for your family and God can and will help you through this difficult time. I hope to see you at the visitation, but please know I love you always. If you need anything please get in touch.

    Reply
  10. Peggy G. Bevels

    Sending my deepest sympathy to all the family. May God heal your broken hearts.
    God Bless,
    Peggy G. Bevels

    Reply
  11. Liesa C. McGowan

    Jessica, your family is in my thoughts and prayers.
    Your friend, Liesa McGowan

    Reply

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