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Smithy Gordon Clary

April 3, 1935 — March 4, 2023

Lawrenceville, VA

Smithy Gordon Clary, age 87, of Lawrenceville, VA passed away March 4, 2023.  He is the son of the late Harvie and Annie Clary.  Smithy was a U. S. Navy Veteran and life-long member of Matthews Chapel United Methodist Church.  He loved his family and woodworking.  He is preceded in death by his wife, Elsie Buckner Clary; brothers, Randolph and Eugene Clary; sisters, Elsie Walton and Barbara Clary; and sons-in-law, Joseph Wayne Grimsley, Jr. and Wayne Yates, Jr.  He is survived by his daughters, Rhonda Yates Grimsley and Andrea Walker and husband Will; his grandchildren, Rachel and Madelyn Walker; his brother, Clarence “Teeny” Clary; his sisters, Phyllis Martin and Audrey Yeager; and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 8, 2023 at Matthews Chapel United Methodist Church with interment in the church cemetery.  The family will receive friends Wednesday prior to the service from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Matthews Chapel United Methodist Church c/o Rev. Kyle Bass, 3717 Triplet Road, Lawrenceville, VA 23868.  Williams Funeral Home, Lawrenceville will be handling the arrangements.

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Wednesday, March 8, 2023

1:00 - 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Matthews Chapel United Methodist Church

1538 Matthews Chapel Road, Lawrenceville, VA 23868

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, March 8, 2023

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Matthews Chapel United Methodist Church

1538 Matthews Chapel Road, Lawrenceville, VA 23868

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