Funeral services for Jason Scott Smith, age 36, of Emory, TX, will be conducted at 12:00 noon, Saturday, April 9, 2016, at Emory Baptist Church, with Rev. W.R. Byrd officiating. Interment will follow at Hopewell Cemetery with Ricky Phillips, Corey Hobbs, Jerry Lane Jr., Broderick Lane, Daymon Nash, and Charles Thorton serving as pallbearers. Honorary Pallbearers will be Bernard Robinson, Michael Hobbs, Ronnie Bozeman, Vincent Bozeman, and Halbert Robinson, Brandon Mayberry. Jason passed away in Tyler on Saturday, April 2, 2016.
Jason was born August 30, 1979, in Sulphur Springs, the son of Robert Smith and Delores Bozeman Smith. He worked for Terry’s Furniture for several years.
He is survived by his mother, brothers, Robert Louis Smith Jr. of Emory, Gary Lynn Smith, and a special uncle Odie Bozeman, Bridgett Smith, nieces, Alyssa Abron, and LaNia Smith, several aunts, and uncles, relatives, and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father. Special Thanks to Trinity Mother Francis Heart Hospital & The Hospice of East Texas.
Arrangements are under the direction of West Oaks Funeral Home.