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Samuel Porcher Smith Jr.: Tabor City

1942 – 2018

     Samuel Porcher “Shay” Smith Jr. of Tabor City died Monday, Oct. 8, in McLeod Loris hospital. He was 76.

     Born April 26, 1942 in Spartanburg, he was the son of the late Samuel Porcher Smith, Sr. and Emilie Howard Smith.

     He is survived by his wife, Peggy Taylor Smith of Tabor City; a daughter, Grace Smith Ray and husband Lee of Tabor City; and a grandson, Taylor Nicholas Clemmons.

     He was a veteran of the United States Army and a member of Trinity Episcopal Church in Myrtle Beach.

     Visitation was planned from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10, in Inman Ward Funeral Home.

     Funeral services were planned for 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, in the Inman Ward Funeral Home Chapel, burial following in Hillcrest Cemetery, 1000 Hwy 544, Conway.

     A guest register is available here.