Rick Eugene Smithey, 61, died Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, in Thomaston, Ga. He was a resident of Culloden, Ga.
Survivors include his wife,
Rhoda “Dot” Smithey of Georgia; three children, Angela Dawn Smithey of Whiteland, Andrea Nicole Smithey of Bargersville and Rickey Junior Smithey of Georgia; two stepchildren, Sherry Martin of Whiteland and Danial Ruffin of Georgia; two brothers, Randy Smithey of Morgantown and Ted Smithey of Greenwood; and six grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Max D. and Thelma M. (Doty) Smithey; a sister, Brenda Bunce; and a stepson, Freddy Ruffin.
A funeral service will be conducted at 7:30 p.m. Monday at Jessen Funeral Home, Whiteland Chapel, 729 N. U.S. 31. Visitation will be from 5:30 p.m. until service time Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in Greenwood.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Rick Smithey Memorial Fund at any Fifth Third Bank branch.
Information: 535-6880; www.jessenfuneralhome.com.