Chris Roosevelt Smith "Smitty"




Fuquay-Varina - Chris Roosevelt Smith, age 36, passed away on Tuesday, October 17, 2017. Funeral service will be held on Friday, October 20, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Church Alive, 5309 Umstead Drive., Fuquay-Varina. Interment will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, Fuquay-Varina.

He was a loving husband, father, son and friend. He cherished his family and loved his fire department family.

Chris is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Phillip and Linda McGee; paternal grandparents, Alvin Smith and Alma Tew; best friend, Vance (V-Dub) Weaver.

He is survived by his wife, Jessica Blalock Smith; daughter, Ava Rose Smith; parents, Junior and wife, Vicky McGee Smith; sister, Roxanne Williams and husband, Chad; brother, Phillip Smith; nieces and nephews, Kennedy, Reddeck and Everette Williams, Harper Smith and Mia Blalock; parents-in-law, Ricky Blalock and wife, Melanie; brother-in-law, Cody Blalock.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at Thomas Funeral Home, 401 N Ennis Street, Fuquay-Varina.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Memorial Fund for Ava Rose Smith, c/o Jessica Blalock Smith, Four Oak Bank 325, N. Judd Parkway NE, Fuquay-Varina Attention Teresa Randall CSR.