We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Allen Funeral Home
Clyde R. Smith, 79, of Dandridge, passed away peacefully Sunday, September 4, 2022, at Jefferson Park at Dandridge. He was of the Baptist faith. He retired from Lea Industries after 42 years of service. Clyde was preceded in death by his parents Roosevelt and Myrtle Smith; brothers, Harold, Donald, Homer, and J.C. Smith; sisters, Mattie Reed and Daisy Broyles.
Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Lois Smith; daughters, Sue (Keith) Francis, Sandy (Ted) Everhart; granddaughter, Kayla (Jonathon) Hudson; brothers, Howard, and James Smith; several nieces and nephews; special niece, Karen Yates; friends and neighbors, Christian brother and roommate, Charles Elder. Special thanks to the staff at Jefferson Park at Dandridge for taking care of “Poppa” and Smoky Mountain Hospice.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 – 7:00 pm Tuesday, September 6, 2022, in the East Chapel of Allen Funeral Home prior to the service at 7:00 with nephew, Jeff Broyles officiating. Graveside services will be held 11:00 am Wednesday, September 7, 2022, in Historic Bethesda Cemetery in Morristown, TN.
Allen Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.