Willie James Smith

April 8, 1952 ~ October 10, 2020 (age 68)

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Mr. Willie James Smith, age 68 of Union Springs, Alabama; visitation will be Friday, October 16, 2020 4-6 PM at the Allen Funeral Home, Union Springs, Alabama; graveside service will be held on Saturday, October 17, 2020 1 PM at the Union Springs Perpetual Care, Union Springs, Alabama; under the direction of the caring staff of Scott's Chapel Hill Mortuary "Because We Care".


On April 8, 1952 Willie James Smith was born to Carrie C. Moore and Willie James Reynolds.

Willie was a faithful worker of Wayne Farms for 
23 years, from which he retired July 10, 2014.

Willlie enjoyed his time, watching football, fishing and fixing on cars with his best friend Fess Shepard. 

On October 10, 2020, at East Alabama Medical Center, Opelika, Al at 10:54 A.M. Willie (Poppa) James Smith gain his wings to enter his eternal life. 

Willie was preceded in death by his parents Carrie C. Moore, Willie James Reynolds and Stepfather Alonza Moore Sr. His siblings Alonza Moore Jr. Willie Lee (Brenda) Reynolds, Lula Pearl Reynolds and Rosie Lee Jackson. 

Willie is survived by his loving seven sisters Annie (Anthony) Mays, Dorothy Ann Moore, Sharon Hill, all of Montgomery, Al; Georgia Reynolds, Shirley Louise Moore, Mary Jean Gosha, all of Union Springs, Al; and Shirley Reynolds of Fitzpatrick, Al; four brothers Willie C. (Helen) Reynolds of Union Springs, Al, Johnnie (Samaria) Moore, Kenneth Smith and Bennie Moore all of Montgomery, Al; three aunts Carolyn Raspberry of Union Springs, Al. Saddie Reynolds of Fitzpatrick, Al. Flora Byrd of Dothan, Al.; two uncles Luther James (Minnie) Reynolds of Fitzpatrick, Al and Ernest Moore of Tuskegee, Al and A Host of Nieces, Nephews, and Great Nieces and Nephews. A devoted Cousin Marion Roe of Union Springs, Al; Best Friends Fess Shepard and Leslie Shepard and many more cousins and friends. 

Willie James (Poppa) Smith we love and miss you Your Memories will forever be in our hearts. 

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Graveside Service
October 17, 2020

1:00 PM
Union Springs Perpetual Care (Union Springs, Alabama!)

October 17, 2020

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Allen Funeral Home Chapel
North Prairie Street
Union Springs, AL 36089

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