Redic Franklin Smith, 76, of Metter died on Jan.2, 2021 at Meadows Regional Medical Center in Vidalia. He was a retired Boilermaker with Local 26 and a member of Living Waters Church.

 He was preceded in death by his parents and sons, Danny Sanders and Dennis Crowe.

 He is survived by his wife Earlene Smith; daughters, Sandra (Kenny) Crow, Linda (Johnny) Carter, Barbara (Calvin) Crow and Heather (Sean) Taylor; sister, Betty (Hugh Neal) Williams; eleven grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

 A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at 2 p.m. at Lake Cemetery.

 Arrangements by Wood Funeral Home.