Mark Anthony Smith, 50, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at Holston Valley Medical Center after a brief and sudden illness. He was a lively person who loved to help others. He enjoyed fishing, country living, and was a lover of football.
Mark is preceeded in death by his father and mother, Chester and Sarah Smith; siblings, Chester Jr., Juanita & Glenda Smith of Kingsport, TN, and Richard & Otis Burgess of Batesville, MS.
Mark is survived by his children Jessica (Randy) & Samantha (Dustin) Anderson, Marcus, Anthony & Niesha Rogers, Jabez Smith, and Chris Snapp (Penny). Grandchildren Jamaya Fluellen, Carson Anderson, and Victoria, and Shannon Jarrett; sisters, Chesteen Carnette (Anthony), Karen Williams (Gordon), and Tawana Watlington (Christina);and long term friends, Nelson Smith and Wayne Frazier; as well as a host of nieces, nephews, and special friends.
The family will be receiving friends and family at 930 Maple street Kingsport TN.
Services for Mr. Smith will be conducted Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at 2:00 pm from Great Commission Church, 1249 Chestnut St. Kingsport, TN. A visitation will be held from 1:00 pm until the hour of service.