Obituary: Billy Charles Smith


Memorial services for Billy Charles Smith, 81, of Cullman will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 17, 2020 at Cullman Funeral Home Chapel, Rev. Steve Rodgers officiating.

Cullman Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Smith passed away Monday, Jan. 13, 2020 at Cullman Regional Hospital.  He was born Oct. 20, 1938 to Claude and Avalene Smith.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sister Betty Sue Smith; and grandchild Charlie Smith.

Survivors include his wife Doris Smith; sister Jan Hand; daughters Christina Thoennes and Laura Smith Bell; sons Gene (Lara) Smith, Nick (Wendy) Smith, and Isaac Smith; 11 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; step-daughter Carla Dees; step-sons Stan Dees and Kim Dees; step-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service Friday.

Friends may sign the online guestbook at