Joseph Ira Smith

March 16, 1960 ~ January 11, 2020 (age 59)


Joseph Ira Smith, 59, passed away on January 11, 2010.  He was a native and resident of Grove Hill, AL.  He attended Clarke County High School. Joseph worked as a carpenter in construction and the building of houses.  He also built swimming pools.  Joseph always planted a garden when his health permitted it.  He enjoyed hunting and fishing.  Joseph was a homebody that loved spending time with his family, grandchildren and friends.  He enjoyed sitting under the oak trees, especially with his Chihuahua, "Prissy."  Joseph's hello greeting and goodbye was always the same...."ROLL TIDE!"

Survivors Include:

Wife ~ Lydia Engle Smith


Amanda (Dustin) Rice; Kelli (Justin Ordoyne) Smith

Brother ~ Casey Smith


Cindy Wilson; Debra (Randy) Medine; Renee (Floyd) Jackson

Three Grandchildren

Shaun Rice, Cayman Rice, Alyssa Ordoyne

Preceded in Death by:

Parents ~ Arvin E. Smith and Jeanette Knight Smith







A Celebration of Life Service will be scheduled at a later date.




























































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