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Donald Ray Smith, 77

Donald Ray Smith, age 77, of Lafayette, Tenn., passed away on Tuesday, May 27, 2008, at the Macon County General Hospital.

Donald Ray SmithFuneral services for Donald Ray Smith were conducted on Thursday, May 29, 2008 at 11 a.m. from the Chapel of Alexander Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Billy and Dorothy Traughber officiating.  Family and friends served as pallbearers.  Interment followed in the Smith Chapel Cemetery.

Donald Ray Smith was born on Saturday, January 10, 1931 in Macon County, Tenn., one of two siblings to the late Raymond H. and Mamie Harwood Smith.  He married the former Ritta Jo Watson in 1953, who preceded him in death in 1968.

Besides his wife and parents; one brother, J. T. Smith preceded him in death.

Donald Ray had been self-employed in Sales and attended the Bethel Worship Center. He is survived by; sons, Dwight (Martha) Smith of Greenville, Tenn., David (Darlene) Smith, and James (Reba) Smith all of Lafayette, Tenn., daughter, Teresa Smith of Morrison, Tenn., and four grandchildren.