The Union Recorder

January 18, 2014

Alphonso Smith Sr.

The Union-Recorder

MILLEDGEVILLE — The homegoing celebration  for Mr. Alphonso Smith Sr. will be held on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014 from Flagg Chapel Baptist Church with viewing from noon until the 1 p.m. funeral hour. Interment will follow in  Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery.

Mr. Smith, of 2408 Brantley Way, Apt. A, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014 at his residence.

Survivors include: his devoted wife, Sherley G. Smith of Milledgeville; a son, Alphonza Smith Jr. of Milledgeville; two daughters, Dr. Cherilyn Smith Zellner of Wrightsville and Alvetta Smith; sisters, Naomi Snowden and Ceola Matthews, both of Tuskegee, Ala.; one brother, Calvin Sears of Douglasville; step-children, Terrence Gooloe, Darien Gooloe, Tereese Gooloe, all of Jacksonville, Fla.; Derrick Gooloe of St. Petersburg, Fla.; Camora Brown, Deanna Wallace, Richard Thompson, Harry Thompson and Tara Marrerro; 28 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives.

Friends may visit the family at the residence.

Words   of  sympathy may be  expressed at

Slater’s Funeral Home Inc. has charge of  arrangements.