Donny Smith

Donny B. “Pete” Smith, 66, of Arab died Wednesday, March 24, 2021, at his residence.

Mr. Smith was born Dec. 29, 1954, in Arab to William O. Smith and Hattie L. Oaks Smith. He was married to the former Barbara Gooch.

He was a self-employed carpenter and of the Church of God faith. He pastored at Living Water Ministries in Blountsville for over 15 years.

He is survived by his wife: Barbara Smith; son and daughter-in-law: James and Lisa Stewart; daughter: Shannon Stewart; four grandchildren and in-laws: Nikki and Zach Gibbs, Austin and Brandy Hawkins, Jesse Hawkins and Brian Fenley; two great-grandchildren: Eli and Addison; brother: Dennis Gary Smith; six sisters and brothers-in-law: Nellie Ruth Caster, Dimple Faye Nelson, Dollie Sue Sims, Margruitte “Pam” and Billy Underwood, Jeanette Glass, Millicent and Gary Faulkner; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, church family and friends.

He was preceded in death by three brothers: Ollivia, Jerry and Tony Smith; and sister: Eloise Johnson.

The funeral was at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 27, 2021, at Gober Funeral Chapel with Gary Smith and Rick Townson officiating. Burial was in Roswell Creek Cemetery with Gober Funeral Chapel directing.

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