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Garrey J. Smith

Garrey J. Smith, 75, of Pikeville, Tennessee, died Monday, February 22, 2021.

He was of the Baptist faith.  He was a United States Air Force veteran serving in Vietnam. He was a great storyteller, enjoyed wood work, working with his hands and loved to fish.

  He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Rachel Smith; three grandchildren, William Tyler Colbaugh, and Amanda and Elizabeth Smith.

He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Betty Smith of Pikeville; children, Rusty Colbaugh of Polk County, Garrey E. (Heather) Smith of Pikeville and Tabitha (David Brooks) Smith of Pikeville; 10 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; brother, Ronnie (Jane) Smith of Hixson; one niece and one nephew.

No services are planned at this time

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Arrangements are by Putnam-Reed Funeral Home, 1171 Main Street, Pikeville.

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