Malvern M. “Butch” Smith Jr., 59, died Feb. 22, 2021 at Merit Health in Vicksburg.
Visitation is from 10-11 a.m. Thursday at Central Baptist Church followed by services with Rev. Scotty Smith officiating.
Mr. Smith was born Aug. 5, 1961 in Yazoo County to Malvern M. Smith Sr. and Mary Elizabeth Williams Smith.
He was a truck driver for Simmons Catfish and a member of Central Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Sarah Smith of Vaughan; son, Dee Martin (Sarah) of Bentonia; five sisters, Margaret Harber of Bentonia, Martha Bonny and Kay Davis, both of Gulfport, and Lelillian McCoy of DeQueen, Ark.
Serving as pallbearers are Jason Harber, Hunter Douglas, Ellis Douglas, Josh Farrow, Kirk Douglas and Jay Coleman.
Honorary pallbearers are, John Moore, Tim Saxton, Bob Paul, Seger Collier, Clay Williamson, Pope May, and Henry Coghlan