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In Memory of

Douglas R. Smith

November 13, 1954 - October 2, 2017

Obituary


Douglas Ronald Smith, 62, of Chattanooga, TN, passed away Monday, October 2, 2017.
He was born on November 13, 1954 to James Thomas Smith Jr. and Roberta Green Smith. He was preceded in death by his father James Thomas Smith Jr.
Douglas worked as a foundryman at Ford Motor Company in Dearborn, Michigan and as a fabricator at Choo Choo Customs in Chattanooga.
Survivors include his loving wife Gwendolyn Jo Smith, mother Roberta Smith, son Brian Smith, brothers Michael, Thomas and Rodney Smith, sisters Ava Ceresia of Tampa, Florida, Tracy Messer of Ft....

Douglas Ronald Smith, 62, of Chattanooga, TN, passed away Monday, October 2, 2017.
He was born on November 13, 1954 to James Thomas Smith Jr. and Roberta Green Smith. He was preceded in death by his father James Thomas Smith Jr.
Douglas worked as a foundryman at Ford Motor Company in Dearborn, Michigan and as a fabricator at Choo Choo Customs in Chattanooga.
Survivors include his loving wife Gwendolyn Jo Smith, mother Roberta Smith, son Brian Smith, brothers Michael, Thomas and Rodney Smith, sisters Ava Ceresia of Tampa, Florida, Tracy Messer of Ft. Oglethorpe, Georgia, Judy Crothers of Ocoee, Tennessee, step-children Jimmy, Beth, Amanda, Beau and Corey, grandchildren Shawn and Sabrina, step-grandchildren Samantha, Casha, Jessica, Brandon, Katlin, Cassie, Olivia, Liliana and Gracie and many great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, grand-nieces and grand-nephews.
Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Friday, October 6, 2017 at the Valley View Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home with Rev. J. Michael Smith officiating. Interment will follow at Ooltewah Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at the Valley View Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, 7414 Old Lee Highway Chattanooga, TN 37421. Please share your thoughts and memories at www.ChattanoogaValleyViewChapel.com.