We Mourn the Death of Cole Smith.
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Monday, November 28, 2016
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Crimson Tide Christmas Tree in the Elementary Media Center in honor of him.

 

There will be an “Alabama Crimson Tide” Christmas Tree set up in the Elementary Media Center in honor of Cole Smith. We would like to invite any student who would like to hang an “Alabama Crimson Tide” ornament in his memory to come any time during the holiday season. All of these ornaments will be given to Easton Smith and the Smith family.

Sincerely,

West Limestone Faculty and Staff

 

Coleton Wayne Smith, 18 of Lester, passed away Friday, November 25, 2016.
Funeral Service will be Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 12 noon at Salem Springs Baptist Church with Phillip Springer officiating. Visitation will be Monday, November 28, 2016 from 6-9 PM at Salem Springs Baptist Church. Burial will be in the New Salem Cemetery.


Cole is preceded in death by granddaddy, Melvin Etheredge, Great Grandparents, Lewis Graves, Bessie Graves, Leonard Smith, Mammie Smith, Albert Borden, Ora Borden, Benjamin Etheredge, and Eva Etheredge.


Cole is survived by his parents, Brad and Missy Smith, one brother Easton Smith, and one sister Emilee Smith, all of Lester; grandparents, Syble Etheredge of Athens, Wayne and Joyce Smith of Lester. Numerous Uncles, Aunts and Cousins.
Cole was a senior at West Limestone High School. He loved his Lord, family and friends. He was a member of Salem Springs Baptist Church and a member of the Youth Group for many years. He had a passion for football and he excelled at it. He played baseball and he also loved hanging out with his friends and he rarely met a stranger.


Pallbearers will be Brayden Craig, Chase Lancaster, Jackson Gowan, Reed Blankenship, Cody Smith, Austin Hobson, Alex Maples, Reed Walker, Colt Pugh and Nick Freeman.


Honorary Pallbearers will be Kelton Craig, Andrew Thornton, Bryson Leopard and Tanner Walker, Jordan Cantrell, David Arnsparger, Will McDaniel, Eathan Whiteside, Matt Morris, Bryan Jach, Caleb McConnell, and Stills Whitaker.

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