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William "Kenny" Kenneth Smith

April 8, 1958 ~ September 10, 2020 (age 62)


William "Kenny" Kenneth Smith, 62, of Greensboro, passed away Thursday, September 10, 2020.

Graveside Services, 2:00 PM, Sunday, September 13, 2020, at Red Cross Baptist Church, Climax.

Officiating, Rev. Bud Rowe.

Kenny was a native of Chatham County and a member of Red Cross Baptist Church.  He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, an officer with the Sanford Police Department, a First Sergeant in the North Carolina Highway Patrol and a Corporal with the Guilford County Sheriff's Department. Kenny was a loving husband, father, and "Paw Paw". He was preceded in death by his parents, John Kenneth and Maxine Lednum Smith.

Survivors: wife, Amelia Wicker Smith, of the home, daughter, Crystal Routh and husband, Tyler, of Climax, son, Josh Smith and wife, Jennifer, of Liberty, brother, Steve Smith and wife, Gin-Nie, of Greensboro, grandchildren, Wyatt Smith, Evalyn Routh, Lacie Routh, Rosslyn Smith.

The body will lie in state at Red Cross Baptist Church from 12:30 PM until 1:30 PM, Sunday, September 13, 2020.

Condolences may be made online at

Arrangements by Loflin Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Ramseur.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 7027 Albert Pick Road, Suite 104, Greensboro, NC 27409.


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Funeral Service


Graveside Service
September 13, 2020

2:00 PM
Red Cross Baptist Church
2957 Monda Road
Climax, NC 27233


American Cancer Society
7027 Albert Pick Road, Suite 104, Greensboro NC 27409

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