Eddie W. Smith

Eddie W. Smith


Eddie Wayne Smith, age 53, of Hancock, Md., passed away on Saturday, March 27, 2021 at his home.

Born January 11, 1968, in Morgan County, W.Va., he was the son of the late John B. and June H. (Creek) Smith.

He was a 1986 graduate of Hancock High School; and was employed as a forklift operator with the Lowes Distribution Center, in Hagerstown, Md.

He enjoyed hunting, shooting pool, playing cornhole and driving his classic cars.

Eddie is survived by one sister, Debra A. Dawson, of Great Cacapon, W.Va.; one brother, Bradley J. Smith, of Hancock; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Greg Smith and John A. Smith.

The family received friends at the Grove Funeral Home, in Hancock, on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, from 11 a.m. until noon. A funeral service was held at noon at the funeral home, with Pastor Dave Kidwell officiating. Burial followed in the Tonoloway Primitive Baptist Cemetery, in Warfordsburg, Pa.

Donations in his name may be made to the Hancock Rescue Squad, 6 East Main Street, Hancock, MD 21750.

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