Johnny L. Smith was born Oct. 2, 1938 to the late Eddie and Cassie Smith of Enterprise, AL.
Johnny went home to be with his heavenly father on Sunday September 15, 2019 following a brief illness.
He is preceded in death by three brothers; Floyd, Willie, and L.K., his late wife Olivia G. Smith, daughter, Lumon Smith, and granddaughter Tawana E. James.
Johnny joined the U. S. Army at an early age and during his time of service he ranked an E8 Master Sargent, later retiring. He was a government employee employed by DynCorp International serving as a Crew Chief Helicopter Mechanic for more than 46 years.
Johnny leaves to cherish his memories; wife; Annie J. Smith, daughters; Leviett (Keith) Bradford, Ohio, Youwanna (Mickey) Saffold, Columbus, GA, goddaughter, Mary Thomas, stepdaughters; Trina and Jasmine Smith, Siblings, Fred (Muriel), James, Jessica, George (Ruby), Jo Mack, Lance Curtis (Bonnie), Charles (Debra), Eula, Mary (Eddie), nine grandchildren , nineteen great grandchildren, two adopted children Lisa McGhee and Brenda Bethea, and a host of nieces nephews and cousins.
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