Eugene Smith, age 70 of Portland, passed away Thursday, November 30, 2017. Graveside service will be Tuesday, December 5th at 2:30 p.m. at Fairfield Cemetery, with family and friends serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers are the employees of Anchor Electric. Visitation will be Tuesday, December 5th from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Alexander Family Heritage Funeral Home (100 Albert Gallatin Avenue).
Mr. Smith was born April 5, 1947 in Des Moines, Iowa to the late Gayle Smith and Elizabeth Smith. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by wife, Thelma Neal Smith; son, Michael Smith; step-son, Robert Neal; and brothers, Bernard Smith and Norman Smith. He is survived by son, David Smith (Cindy) of Ashland City; daughter, Angela Presley (Ronnie) of Madison; step-son, Larry Neal (Elizabeth) of Westmoreland; brothers, Calvin Smith of Iowa and Dennis Smith of Iowa; sister, Gayle Thompson (Chip) of Des Moines, Iowa and Monica Smith of Des Moines, Iowa; sister-in-law, Roberta Hunt of Old Hickory; 9 grandchildren, Kyle Smith, Zachary Smith, Blake Smith, Dylan Smith, Benjaman Smith, Noah Smith, Kamron Presley, Matthew Neal, and Wyatt Neal; and 2 great grandchildren, Haley Neal and Henry Smith. Mr. Smith has worked at Anchor Electric for over 20 years. Online condolences may be submitted at alexanderheritagefh.com. Alexander Family Heritage Funeral Home has been honored with arrangements.