David Lewis Smith, of Lake City, Tennessee, passed away on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at his residence. David was born November 13, 1944 in Hillsdale, MI to the late Myren Lewis and Imogean Baker Smith. David lived in Michigan for most of his life until he retired from the Dora Corporation and moved to Tennessee to be with his sons. He enjoyed working with his hands, especially on small engines. In his younger days he rode with the motorcycle club Ghost Riders. He was an avid hunter, but fishing was his favorite. Racing was a big part of his life. He could be found most weekends watching his favorite drivers whether it was at the dirt track or drag racing. David is preceded in death by his parents , children David Smith Jr., Scott Smith, Angela Rust, daughter-in-law Alice Smith, and grandchildren Lawrence Seiber and Lawrence Seiber Jr.
Children Danny and Tina Smith of Lake City
Terry and Tammy Smith of Briceville
Grandchildren Phillip and Desiree Smith of Lake City
David and Corrie Smith of Lake City
Nathan Smith of Lake City
Holley and Ian Graves of Jacksboro
Wesley Phillips of Oliver Springs
James and Brittany Sharp of Clinton
Jimmy Ray and Theresa Seiber of Clinton
Tina and Terry Sammons of Oak Ridge
LeRoy and Tammy Seiber of Oliver Springs
Franklin and Miranda Seiber of Oak Ridge
And a loving number of grandkids, great grandkids, and great great grandkids, and a special friend, Tommy Davis.
Visitation: 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM, Saturday, August 31, 2019 at Hatmaker Funeral Home
Funeral Service: 1:00 PM, Saturday, August 31, 2019 at Hatmaker Funeral Home.
A graveside service will be held following the funeral service for David at the Brown Flats Cemetery in Briceville.