Charles Roland Smith Jr., 75, husband of Sharon Rose Wilson Smith, died on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, at McLeod Hospice House in Florence.

Born in Galesburg, Illinois, he was a son of the late Charles Roland Smith Sr. and Sarah Marie Williams Smith. Mr. Smith was a retired U.S. Navy senior chief petty officer.

Surviving are his wife of Sumter; a brother, Curtis Smith of Florida; and a sister, Annette Jeffery of Florida.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday at Oconee Memorial Park in Seneca with the Rev. Terry Swiney officiating.

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Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad St., Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements, (803) 775-9386.