William Lonnie “Billy” Smith, age 60, of Resaca, Georgia passed away Tuesday, October 24, 2017 after a courageous battle with ALS. He was born on April 13, 1957. Billy was preceded in death by his son, Jacob Adam Smith; mother, Ruby Hammond, father, Wilson Cargal Smith; and step mother, Kathrine Smith.
He is survived by his wife, Terri Smith of Resaca; brother and sister in law, Steve and Kathy Smith of Rocky Face; sisters and brother in law, Linda Bennett of Calhoun, Marlene Underhill of Calhoun, Jane and William (Oogie) Roberts of Dalton; grandson, Caleb Smith; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of William Lonnie “Billy” Smith will be held at 1:00 PM Friday, October 27, 2017 at the chapel of Dalton Funeral Home with Bro. Steve Smith, Dr. William Roberts and Pastor Mitchell Gaston officiating. Interment will be at West Hill Cemetery.
The family will be receiving friends for visitation from 11:00 AM until the hour of service. In lieu of flowers donation can be made to ALS. Arrangements have been entrusted to independently owned and operated Dalton Funeral Home, 620 S. Glenwood Ave. Dalton, GA; 706-529-5371.