Official Obituary of

Paul Douglas Smith

May 1, 1941 ~ February 12, 2024 (age 82) 82 Years Old

Paul Smith Obituary

Paul Douglas Smith, 82, of New Kent, VA, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family members after a lengthy illness on February 12, 2024.

Paul was a hardworking man, who was a lifelong butcher starting from the age of fourteen in Gilbert, West Virginia, and would continue the trade until his retirement.
In his free time, he enjoyed spending time with his family, and was an avid Nascar fan.

He is preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Sandra Maynard Smith; his parents, Homer and Ina Smith; siblings, James Smith, Thomas Smith, Mary Ward, Donald Smith, Robert Smith, Joyce DeSantis, and Judy Ellis.

He is survived by his daughters, Paula English Haigh (Steve), and Laurie Smith Bolan (Shawn); siblings, David Smith (Gloria) and Cherie Hanna; grandchildren, Logan English (Amy), Nichol English (Erin), Theodore and Curtis Bolan; great-grandchildren, Liam and Lochlan English, and Pepper Kay English; devoted nieces and nephews, Roger Smith (Phyllis), David Smith Jr. (Dianna) and DeAnna Swann (Chris) and many extended family and friends. A special thanks to At Home Hospice team for their care and compassion during a difficult time.

The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Friday, February 16, 2024, at Vincent Funeral Home, 9923 Pocahontas Trail Providence Forge, VA 23140. A funeral service will be held 9:30 a.m. Saturday, February 17, 2024, at the funeral home. There will be a graveside service at Washington Memorial Park Cemetery following the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Cancer Society.

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February 16, 2024

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Vincent Funeral Home Providence Forge Chapel
9923 Pocahontas Trail
Providence Forge, VA 23140

Graveside Service
February 17, 2024

9:30 AM to 7:00 PM
Vincent Funeral Home Providence Forge Chapel
9923 Pocahontas Trail
Providence Forge, VA 23140


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