Harley L. Smith

Harley L. Smith, 79, died Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, at Rhea Medical Center.

Born Oct. 9, 1940, Harley was a lifetime resident of Grandview. He was a graduate of Spring City High School. Harley was a logger and worked in the timber industry for many years. He liked to play cards and restore cars.

Harley was preceded in death by his parents, Mark and Carrie Sherrill Smith; and his wife, Bertha Smith.

Survivors include his longtime companion Bertha “B.J.” Jenkins, of Grandview; children, Darlene Long and Diane Phillips, both of Rockwood, Tenn., and Jimmy (Dixie) Smith, of Spring City; brother, Lonnie Smith, of Grandview; sister, Patricia Rector, of Spring City; six grandchildren; and six great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020, at 6 p.m. in the chapel of Vaughn Funeral Home. The family will receive friends Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the funeral home.

Vaughn Funeral Home in Spring City is in charge of arrangements. Visit www.vaughn-funeral-home.com to share memories and condolences with the family of Harley Smith.