Funeral services for Knox Wayne Smith, age 63 of Fayetteville, will be conducted Thursday1 PM at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Jim Black officiating. Burial will follow in Higgins Cedar Hills Memorial Gardens. Mr. Smith passed away Monday in Huntsville Hospital.
A native of Madison County, AL and longtime resident of Fayetteville Mr Smith was the son of the late K. T. and Alice Locker Smith Jr. He was office manager for Northcutt Surveying, former employee of Peoples Bank of Elk Valley, Personnel Manager for Elk Cotton Mill and Quick’s Auction Barn. He was a member of the Washington Street Church of Christ where he served as Deacon.
Survivors include his wife Jennifer Collins Smith of Fayetteville, children Deidra Smith (Chris Mitchell) of McBurg, Knox “Trey” Smith (Christy) of Fayetteville, Karen Smith Nave (Heath) of Shelbyville and Adam Smith (Terry) of Fayetteville, grandchildren Shelby Martinez, Ashleigh Martinez, Kathryn Martinez, Julie Mitchell, Trent Smith, Miranda Smith, Joshua Smith, Connor, Eli, Ethan Nave, Abram Smith and Ephraim Smith.
He was preceded in death sister Becky Kimbrough and grandchildren Ryan and Devin Martinez.
Visitation with the family will be Wednesday evening 5-8 PM at Higgins Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Washington Street Church of Christ Benevolence Fund.