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Friday, the 10th of November 2023 Robert L. Smith, 70 of Wilmington Island, GA passed away peacefully with his son, Chance Alexander by his side after a brief but courageous battle. He is preceded in death by his parents Robert Vernon Smith and Doris Elaine Smith.
Survivors include a sister, Cheryl Smith Fleck, a brother, Glenn Smith, one neice, Sommer Wischmann and three nephews, Wes Christy, Jeff Smith, and Shane Wischmann. Two sons Chance Alexander Smith (Natalie) and Taylor Cole Weaber. A step-grandson, Chase McDonald and two beloved grandchildren Reagan Scarlet, and Nolan Chance Smith.
He had a great sense of humor, was popular everywhere he went and had an outstanding personality. His infectious smile and attitude toward friends and celebrating life was his finest character trait. He was a loyal man. He was known as “Bob”, “Bobby” and “Robby”, a cherished name his Mother pinned in the early years. He had a love for this country and served in the United States Army; A true patriot. A solid ‘seasoner’ fan of NASCAR racing.
Robby’s lifelong career was his expertise in hanging sheetrock, possessing a knowledge and wisdom for the construction business. He was well liked by everyone he met. A loyal and adored Dad, cherished “PopPop” and friend. His life and memory will live on through the stories his friends and family will hold close.