Ben H. Smith

Born in Liberty, TN on May 14, 1928

Departed on March 31, 2011 and resided in Nashville, TN

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SMITH, Ben H. Age 82 years, passed away March 31, 2011. Mr. Smith retired from Tem Co after 45 years of service. He then worked several more years and retired from Brisken Mfg. He was a life long member of Calvary Baptist Church, where he was a deacon and a servant. He was loved dearly by his family and friends and will be missed. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Lavelle Martin Smith; daughters, Joyce Robert Minchey; Nancy Ronnie Temple; Rhonda Sam Brown; son, Kenneth Holly Smith; grandchildren, Mary Blake Herron, Beverly Minchey, Amanda Mike Jones, Ronnie Temple, Jr., Benjermin Smith, Page Smith, Samuel Brown, John Brown; one sister, Mainell Moss Abel; four great grandchildren, and a host of nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be on Saturday, April 2, 2011, at 12noon at the West Harpeth Funeral Home with interment following in Salem Cemetery in Liberty, TN. Nephews and grandsons will serve as pallbearers. Visitation with the family will be on Friday from 4-8PM, and on Saturday from 11am until service time at WEST HARPETH FUNERAL HOME, 6962 Charlotte Pike; online guestbook

3 Comments to Ben H. Smith

  1. Ashton Lucas
    March 31, 2011 12:00 am

    It makes me sad to hear that one of my church family has passed but it makes me happy to know that i will be able to see him again one day.My prayers and sympathy to you Lavelle and the rest of the family.God bless: Ashton Lucas

  2. Jeff & Charlotte Lucas
    March 31, 2011 12:00 am

    We’ll miss that big smile of Bro. Ben’s. But the sun will shine a little bit brighter now, Because he’ll be smiling on us from heaven. Lavelle. we love you, and pray for comfort for you and your family. You guys are so special to us. Love Charlotte & Jeff
    Michael & Ashton

  3. Linda Carson Bond
    April 2, 2011 12:00 am

    I love you all. I’m so sorry for your loss.