Robert Earl Smith

Published 3:00 am Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Robert Earl “Pale” Smith, age 76, a resident of Banks, AL, died Sunday, August 20, 2017 at Troy Regional Medical Center.  Funeral services will be held Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 11:00 am from the chapel of Dillard Funeral Home in Troy with Dr. Malone Chandler officiating. Visitation will be held from 10-11am at Dillard Funeral Home.

Mr. Smith was raised in the Children’s Home in Troy and worked at as a barber for 52 years at Byrd’s and Raymond’s Barber Shop. He was an avid outdoorsman and served his country as a Vietnam Veteran.

He is survived by his wife, Nadine Smith; grandsons: Kaleb Barr, Josh Barr and Matthew Barr; sisters: Linda Whitaker (Charles) of Colquitt, GA, Alice Houston of Ozark and Pauline Huggins (Eddie) of Albany, GA and brother, Jerry Smith of Colquitt, GA.

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He was preceded in death by his parents, Ewell and Ruby Smith; sisters: Janie Johnson, Gloria Brown and Christine Wenk and brothers: Carlton Smith, Terry Smith and Larry Smith.

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