L.C. Smith, 80, resident of 900 South Main St. husband of Lula Busby Smith died Saturday May 26, 2007 at Abbeville Area Medical Center.
Born in Townville, SC he was a son of the late Lawson Alex and Mattie Vaughn Smith.
He was a United States Army veteran of World War II. He was a retired self-employed brick mason and was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include his beloved wife of 58 years, Lula Busby Smith of the home; 1 daughter, Joyce Purdy Clark and her husband Eddie of Abbeville, SC; 3 sons, Jesse Ray Purdy and his wife Diane of Abbeville, SC, Jimmy Smith of Abbeville, SC and Ronnie Smith and his wife Pattie of McCormick, SC; 1 sister Merl Drake of Fair Play, SC; 10 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society,C/O Mrs. Conway Shirley PO Box 566 Due West, SC 29639.