Robert Allen Smith Sr., 77, of Dayton, passed away on Friday, Nov. 1, 2019, at Erlanger.

He was a lifelong resident of Rhea County and a retired farmer.

He was preceded in death by parents, Jessie Wheeler Smith and Agnes Sneed; brothers, Bill Smith and John Smith; sisters, Reba Jo Walker and Gee Hood; and granddaughter, Breanna Smith.

He is survived by son, Robert A. Smith Jr., of Dayton; daughters, Brandi Smith, of Dayton, and Holly (John) Garland, of Soddy Daisy, Tenn.; sisters, Kay Newberry, of Graysville, Helen Ballard, of Evensville, and Barbara Howard, of Chattanooga, Tenn.; brothers, Tom Smith, of Dayton, Ray Smith, of Dayton, Mike Smith, of Dayton, TN, and Jerry Smith, of Spring City; grandchildren, Dustin Smith, Brandalyn Yakubek, Kaleb Reed Smith, Josiah Garland and Abigail Garland; one great grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 3 to 9 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 4, 2019, at Coulter-Garrison Funeral Home.

The family will hold a private graveside service.

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Arrangements are by Coulter-Garrison Funeral Home of Dayton.