Edmund "Fletcher" Smith of Wilmington, NC died suddenly August 25, 2016
He was born February 9, 1945 in Trenton, NC
Fletcher was Preceded in death by: Mother and Father, Tommy and Gladys Smith, Brothers, GT Smith and Harold Smith and son, Fletcher Jr.
He is Survived by his Wife: Rita Smith of the home; Daughters: Kimberly Smith of Swansboro, NC, Tammy Smith Wetherington and husband, Robbie of Ruther Glen, VA; Children: Tracy Lett and husband, Terry of Sanford, NC, Todd Harter and wife, Tammy of Omaha, NC, and Trent Harter of Omaha, NE; Granddaughters: Lauren Smith Brunais and husband, Ricky and soon to be Great Grandson, Carter Brunais, Saran Wetherington and Brynn Wetherington; Grandchildren: TJ Lett, Tessa Lett, Tim Lett, Tinsley Lett, Tobias Harter, Tia Harter, Jacob Harter, and Andrea Harter; Great Grandchild: Jacob Harter Jr.; His Sister: Myra Jo Price and husband, Jimmy; Sister-in-laws: Judy Smith and Janice Smith; Several nieces and nephews; And his faithful four legged friends, Shelby and Foxy
Fletcher served in the US Navy. He spent most of his adult life working in the car business. He was employed with Balkcum Motors for his good friend, Jim Balkcum. He remained close to several former co-workers from different dealerships and they all thought of him as a father. He also leaves behind a great friend, Tim Mayes.
Fletcher loved his family more than anything and was the proudest Grandaddy in the world. His favorite place was to be was on the water, boating or fishing.
The entire family is thankful for all the thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. We are also extremely grateful to Todd and Beth Eason, the best neighbors ever.
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