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James Mark Smith, 82, of Newberry, died Saturday, December 25, 2010, at J.F. Hawkins Nursing Home.

Born on August 14, 1928, in Pomaria, he was a son of the late John William and Sadie Fowler Smith. He was an Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict and the retired owner of Smith Brothers Logging, Inc. He was a member of the Lutheran Church of the Redeemer where he was a member of the Men’s Bible Class and a former member of the Church Council.

Surviving are his wife, Mathilde Suber Smith; two sons, James Dale (Rita) Smith of Lexington and Vernon Mark Smith of Pomaria; two brothers, Harold Smith and Raymond Smith, both of Pomaria, and two sisters, Inez Smith Mills of Lancaster and Dollie Smith Hallman of West Columbia. Mr. Smith was predeceased by a daughter, Miriam Smith; brothers William Smith, Thomas Smith, and Gary Lee Smith; and a sister, Georgia Smith Goodlett.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM Monday, December 27, 2010, at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in Newberry Memorial Gardens. The family suggests that those desiring may make memorials to the Lutheran Church of the Redeemer, P.O. Box 382, Newberry, SC 29108 or to the charity of one’s choice.

Active Pallbearers will be David Goodlett, Melvin Smith, Brian Smith, Chris Smith, Michael Hallman, Keith Smith, and Ronnie Mills.

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#9 Guest 2010-12-30 15:12
Mr. Raymond and Family, we are so very sorry for your loss of Mr. Mark. He added so much joy and sunshine to the lives of everyone he meet. May you find peace in your beuatiful memories and know that Mr. Mark is certainly at peace with our Master and Lord. With love, Tim and Nancy Owen
#8 Guest 2010-12-30 10:23
Raymond, We were sorry to hear of the death of your brother. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers at this time. Love, Jeff, Jana and family
#7 Guest 2010-12-29 15:26
Vernon & family -- So sorry to hear about Mr. Mark. I have many wonderful memories of our trail rides and campfire socials. May God give you and your family peace during this difficult time. With sincere sympathy, Phyllis & Chip
#6 Guest 2010-12-27 22:06
Raymond and Family,
We would like to extend our deepest sympathy to you and your family during your loss. We will continue to keep you all in our thoughts and prayers.
May God be with you.
Love, Dale, Sharon, Kayla, and Rebecca Cromer
#5 Guest 2010-12-27 11:42
Raymond and Family -- Our prayers are with you at this time. Just wanted you to know that we are thinking of you. May God bless.
#4 Guest 2010-12-27 09:05
Our family extends you our condolences on the passing of Mr. Mark. He was a very nice gentleman with a kind heart. It was a pleasure to have known him throughout the years. May the Lord that Mr. Mark knows offer you a sense of comfort during this most difficult time.
Lee, Carol, Joseph and Amelia
#3 Guest 2010-12-27 08:14
I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
#2 Guest 2010-12-27 00:55
Thinking of you during this difficult time, and praying God's love will help comfort you.
With deepest sympathy,
Marie Nicosia, Joey, and Anna Marie N. Berley
#1 Guest 2010-12-25 09:55
The good Lord took our cheek-pinching, lovable uncle swiftly into his arms this morning. Uncle Mark will be sorely missed by his family and friends, but will surely be one of God's most active angels. May we be so blessed as to join him in heaven and be with our loved ones forever in God's hands.