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Steve Lee Smith, 68, of Prosperity, died Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at his residence.

Born in Newberry, he was a son of the late Verner and Elvie Huffstetler Smith. He retired from Norfolk Southern and was a member of Mt. Pilgrim Lutheran Church. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. He loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife, Sherry Johnson Smith; sons, Gregory (Tina) Smith and Brian (Nicole Metts) Smith; a daughter, Jennifer (Ryan) Rambo; a sister, Frances Shealy; brothers, Robert (Hazel) Smith, and Davey (Becky) Smith; grandchildren, Anthony Smith, Bethany (Caleb) Kierstead, Caden Smith, Christopher (Whitney) Smith, and Emma Rambo; 3 great-grandchildren, Ansleigh, Evalet, and Penelope. He was predeceased by sisters, Helen Smith, Evelyn Smith, and Dot Chavis; brothers, Wayne Smith, Harold Smith, and Floyd Smith.

Graveside services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Thursday, July 2, 2020 in Mt. Pilgrim Lutheran Church Cemetery by the Rev. Bobby Morris. Memorials may be made to Mt. Pilgrim Lutheran Church, 2336 Mt. Pilgrim Church Road, Prosperity, SC 29127 or to the ALS Foundation SC Chapter, 130 Gardeners Circle, PMB 622, Johns Island, SC 29455.

The family is at his residence where they will receive friends.



#23 Guy & Kathie Rister 2020-07-02 06:23
So, so sorry to hear of Steve’s passing. He is whole now, and we will see him again. Until then, may God hold you in the palm of his hand and give you and your family peace and comfort for the difficult days ahead.
Love you cousin. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
#22 Debbie Dennis 2020-07-01 07:45
Sherry, Jennifer & family , so very sorry for your loss. Thoughts & prayers for all the family .
#21 Mary & Rush Workman 2020-06-30 19:04
We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
#20 Karen Lindler Smith 2020-06-29 09:21
May God be with You an Your Family during this difficult time. Love, Joey and Karen Lindler Smith
#19 Leonard/Susan Foster 2020-06-28 22:10
Praying for you Mrs. Sherry. Sending all my love to you and your family.
#18 Nancy & Lewis Lee 2020-06-28 21:12
We are sorry for you loss. Steve was a great guy! Our prayers are with you all. Nancy and Lewis Lee
#17 Alice Boozer 2020-06-28 08:43
Sherry and family. Brice, Jamie and I are so sorry for your loss. May God give you peace and strength during this difficult time.
#16 Sheriff Lee Foster 2020-06-28 08:42
Please accept our deepest sympathy on the passing of Steve. I always remember him as a strong, tough, hardworking man that had a good heart. We offer our condolences and prayers for your family. Lee, Carol, Joseph, Amelia
#15 Cheryl F. Mellinger 2020-06-28 06:22
I am so sorry for your loss! You are all in my thoughts and prayers! May God bless you at this time.
#14 Debbie Danque 2020-06-27 20:30
Sherry and Family, So sorry to hear of Steves passing. prayers for all of you. May you find peace and comfort in your memories.
#13 Larry W Rainwater 2020-06-27 10:37
Our condolences from The Veteran Railway Employees in Columbia. All of us worked with Steve for years and have fond memories of him. Prayers for all of family during this time.
#12 Jean & Kelvin Frick 2020-06-26 19:42
Sherry & Family
Sorry to hear of Steve's passing. May God's grace and comfort give you all peace. Keeping ya'll in our prayers.
#11 Larry-Aughtry Owens 2020-06-26 14:09
Our prayers and thoughts are with you during these trying times. GOD bless you and and the family. Sorry I cannot see you all on July 2. Love you- Larry and Tot
#10 Mark & Missy Hipp 2020-06-26 11:43
Smith family-so very sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts & prayers.
Mark & Missy Hipp
#9 Jimmy Moore 2020-06-26 07:19
Our thoughts and prayers are with your family during this difficult time. May God’s peace be with you and give you strength in the coming days. I will miss seeing Steve walking on holly point road.
#8 Phyllis Jackson 2020-06-26 07:00
My thoughts and prayers to you and your family.
#7 JoAnn Sligh 2020-06-25 22:22
Sherry & family
My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time.
Jo Ann Sligh
#6 Steve & Diane Metts 2020-06-25 20:31
Sherry, Jennifer and family,
Steve and I are so sorry to hear of Steve's death. Please know that we are thinking of you and have you in our prayers. Find comfort in knowing that he is now with God, the same God that will hold each of you close in the days to come. Our deepest sympathy to each of you.
#5 Jenny Freeman 2020-06-25 18:39
Sherry and family sorry to hear about Steve passing. Sending prayers
Jenny Freeman
#4 Jimmy Dawkins 2020-06-25 18:01
Sherry and family, I’m so sorry to hear about Steve. May God surround you with his love and help comfort you during this difficult time.
#3 Sally Huffstetler 2020-06-25 16:54
Sherry & family, so sorry for your loss. Prayers for comfort during this time of your lives.
#2 Debbie Shealy 2020-06-25 16:03
Prayers and sympathy to all of the Smith family. Kenneth and Debbie.
#1 Dot Hawkins 2020-06-25 15:37
So very sorry to hear of Steves passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. With Deepest Sympathy Dot Hawkins and Family