Carl Eugene “Sarge” Smith

Carl Eugene “Sarge” Smith, age 74 of Smyrna, passed away Wednesday January 16, 2013. A native of Henning, Tenn., he was the son of the late C. D. and Grace Styers Smith.

Mr. Smith is survived by his wife of 52 years, Linda Baker Smith; sons, Robert, and Timothy Smith all of Smyrna; granddaughter, April Smith of Smyrna; grandson, Michael Wayne Smith of Florida; great-grandson, Brayden Smith of Lebanon.

Funeral service will be at noon Saturday at Woodfin Funeral Chapel, Smyrna with Pastor Johnny Minick officiating. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens with full Military Honors. Pallbearers will be Robert and Timothy Smith, David Cordell, Jimmy Stansberry, Johnnie Ray, and David Tapp.

Mr. Smith was a man that loved the Lord and his Country. He was retired from the U.S. Army and was a Vietnam veteran, serving in the European Campaign during the Cold War. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.

Visitation will be from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM Friday at WOODFIN FUNERAL CHAPEL, SMYRNA. 459-3254. Online condolences may be made at