Ralph Loraine Smith, Jr., 85, husband of Ruth Smith, died Thursday, July 29, 2021.
Born in Columbia, SC, he was the son of the late Ralph and Agnes Hydrick Smith, Sr.
Mr. Smith was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church. He loved supporting and visiting missionaries in the field all over the world. He enjoyed gardening, cars, and was a proud Georgia Tech graduate. He retired from Georgia Power after 30 years.
In addition to his wife of 62 years, he is survived by his son, Tim Smith; four daughters, Kathryn Smith, Miriam Rodrigue and husband, David, Sharon Watson and husband, Jimmy, and Martha Smith; six grandchildren, Austin Smith, Alexis Rodrigue, Taylor Rodrigue, Coby Watson and wife, Mireya, Walker Watson, and Callie Watson; and one great-grandchild, Adelaide Watson.
A visitation will be held Sunday, August 01, 2021 from 2:30 p.m. until 3:45 p.m. at Fellowship Baptist Church followed by the funeral service at 4:00 p.m. Burial in Cannon Memorial Park will be private.
Memorials may be made to the Fellowship Baptist Church Missions Fund, 614 Ikes Rd, Taylors, SC 29687.