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Official Obituary of

P.L. "P-Nut" Smith

March 29, 2024
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P.L. "P-Nut" Smith Obituary

Funeral services for P.L. “P-Nut” Smith, 85, will be held 3:00 p.m. Monday, April 1, 2024, at St. James Lutheran Church- Summit with the Rev. Peter Morey officiating. Burial will follow at Ridge Crest Memorial Park in Batesburg. Serving as active pallbearers, Eddie Lundeen, Scott Williams, Randy Hayes, James Watson, Brannon Yonce, Marty Havird and the Lutheran Men serving as honorary pallbearers. The family will receive friends from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Saturday, March 30, 2024 at Barr-Price Funeral Home and Crematorium, Historic B-L Chapel. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to St. James Lutheran Church Elevator Fund, 308 Church St., Leesville SC 29070 or Lutheran Homes of S.C. Foundation, or LHSC Foundation, 300 Ministry Dr., Irmo, S.C. 29063.

Mr. Smith was the husband of Carolyn Harmon Smith and passed away on Friday, March 29, 2024. He was the son of the late Arthur and Alberta Waters Smith. He retired from Lexington Co. Maintenance and was a member of St. James Lutheran Church-Summit.

He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Carolyn; his two sons, Ty L. Smith, Leesville and Gary M. Smith (Melanie) Leesville; as well as his granddaughters, Bethany Smith, Madison Driggers and Karley Leaphart and a great-granddaughter Charley Driggers. Also surviving is his sister, Rafetta “Doc” Buzhardt, Batesburg along with nieces and nephews; sister-in-laws, Annette Caughman (Ervin), Janice Williams (Bobby), Pat Akins, 2 brothers-in-law, Ronnie Harmon (Carolyn), Terry Harmon.

He was predeceased by his brother, Drayton Smith and three sisters, Vernell Carver, Magdelene Price and Edna Manchester.

The family would like to say thank you to the staff of the Heritage at Lowman at Woodside of Bethany and Lutheran Hospice.

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March 30, 2024

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Barr-Price Funeral Home Batesburg-Leesville Chapel
256 Main Street
Leesville, SC 29070

Funeral Service
April 1, 2024

3:00 PM
St. James Lutheran Church - Summit
308 Church Street
Leesville, SC 29070

April 1, 2024

Ridge Crest Memorial Park
329 Summerland Avenue
Batesburg, SC 29006


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