George E. M. (Bud) Smith

George E. M. (Bud) Smith, 94, of Carrollton died early Saturday morning May 18, 2013. He was born September 17, 1918 in Steubenville, Ohio. He was a son of the late Benjamin H.T. and Mary Hullihen Smith.

He was WWII Navy veteran. Bud was an entrepreneur in the Carrollton area having owned several businesses and retiring as a salesman for Huebner Chevrolet in Carrollton. An avid golfer for many years, Bud was twice able to score “a hole in one”. Once while in his eighties and once while in his nineties. Bud was a member of the First United Methodist of Carrollton, The Carrollton Masonic Lodge #124, and the Carroll County Vets Club.

He is survived by: one son, Ronald Smith of Carrollton; three granddaughters, Rhonda (Rob) Atkinson, Lisa (Dale) Baker, Mendi (Bruce) Worth; eleven great grandchildren; niece, Erin Van Fossen of New Philadelphia; nephew, Sean R. H. Smith of Carrollton

He was proceeded in death by his wife Ginny McAfee Smith on December 20, 2010, daughter-in-law Dixie Smith, one granddaughter Andrea Smith, two brothers Robert and Lindsey Smith, three sisters Dorothy Lutton, Martha Brooks, and Mary Margaret Flannigan.

Funeral services will be Friday, May 24, 2013, at 11:00 AM in the First United Methodist Church, South Lisbon Street, Carrollton with Rev. Dan Loomis officiating. Burial will follow in the Westview Cemetery at Carrollton. Visitation will be Thursday, May 23, 2013, from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at the church. Memorial donations in Bud's name may be made to the First United Methodist Church, PO Box 85, Carrollton, Ohio 44615. Bud's funeral services were under the care and guidance of Sweeney-Dodds Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ohio.

Sweeney-Dodds Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ohio

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