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Alfred L. Smith

June 25, 2018

Alfred Lawson Smith, age 81, of Mount Vernon, passed away on June 25, 2018 at Centerburg Point Nursing Home. 

He was born on Nov. 11, 1936 in Knox County and was the son of the late Harry and Hazel Smith.

Lawson was a member of the Salvation Army Church and retired from GM. He was a United States Air Force Veteran.

He is survived by his son, Tony Smith of Mount Vernon; a daughter, LaTeresa Sue (Robert E. Jr.) Smith-Johnston of Tennessee; brother, Tyrone Smith of Mount Vernon, former wife, Margaret Bird Hamilton; along with many nieces and nephews.

Lawson is preceded in death by brothers, Harry, Bob and Charles Smith; sisters, Clara Mae, Ruth and Wilma.

Friends may call on Thursday, June 28, 2018 from 4:00 – 7:00 PM at Lasater Funeral Home, 11337 Upper Gilchrist Rd. in Mount Vernon, where funeral services will be held on Friday at 12 Noon. Burial will follow in Mound View Cemetery with military graveside honors being conducted by The Knox County Joint Veterans Council.

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