William “Bill” Howard Smith, Jr., 77, passed away Monday, August 16, 2021. He was born March 4, 1944 in Wake County to the late William Howard Smith, Sr. and Rosa Dell Potter Smith. He retired as a parts salesman with Capital Ford after more than thirty years of service.
A funeral service will be held 11:00 am, Saturday, August 21, 2021 at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service Chapel, 944 Old Knight Road, Knightdale. Burial will follow at Wake Cross Roads Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive relatives and friends prior to the service from 10:00 to 11:00 am at the funeral home.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Glover Smith; children: Mendy Moody (Lee), Michael Smith (Christal); grandchildren: Amber McMichen, Bobbie Moody, Kaitlynn Smith, Stephanie Massey (Dylan), Gregory Smith, Collin Smith, Olivia Smith, Valerie Smith; great-grandchildren: Avery McMichen, Heidi Massey, Audrey Hobgood, Ethan Massey; sister-in-law, Celia Glover; numerous nieces and nephews from the Glover, Jones and Smith families.
In addition to his parents, Bill was preceded in death by his first wife, Linda Jones Smith; sister, Janice Smith.
Flowers are accepted or memorial contributions may be made to the Shriners Hospitals for Children, 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607.
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