Funeral services for Mr. Smith are scheduled to be conducted Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014 at 2 p.m. at the Gordonsville Chapel of Bass Funeral Homes with Brother Ricky Hall and Brother Burl Rice officiating. Interment will follow in the Gordonsville Cemetery with Brother Tim Bennett officiating. Visitation with the Smith family will be held Monday from 2-8 p.m. and again Tuesday after 10 a.m. until the service time.
Mr. Smith, age 73, of Lebanon, passed away Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014 at his home.
Buck was born May 6, 1940 in Buffalo Valley, the son of the late Alford Smith and Effie Petty. He was also preceded in death by his son, William Odell Smith; brothers, Cecil Smith, Bill Smith; and sisters, Dorothy Chaffin, Dimple Watson, Imogene Smith and Ruby Rice.
Buck married JoAnn Smith on July 7, 1987 in Crossville. He was an active member of Macedonia The Baptist Church of Christ.
Mr. Smith is survived by his wife, JoAnn Smith, of Lebanon; children, Cliff (Betsy) Smith, of Brush Creek, Billy Dishman, of Lebanon, Julie Smith, of Brentwood, Joanna Thompson, of Lebanon; four grandchildren, Michael (Tonya) Smith, Jacob (Lacey) Smith, B.J. Dishman, Kim Neely; five great-grandchildren; three sisters, Katherine Glover, of Club Springs, Shirley (Jackie) Petty, of Chestnut Mound, and Sue (Buddy) Woods, of Club Springs.
Bass Funeral Home, Gordonsville Chapel is in charge of arrangements.