Sidney Lawrence Smith

Sidney Lawrence (Larry) Smith, born on July 27, 1956, in Jackson, MS, to H. A. and Joyce Smith. He passed away on October 14, 2020, at 64 years of age.  He grew up in Hattiesburg, MS, graduated from Hattiesburg High School, was a member of Phi Kappa fraternity and attended William Carey College. Larry was a member of Main Street Baptist Church. 

The past 40 years he lived in Houston, Texas and worked successfully in oil and gas industry and trucking.   He was a motorcycle enthusiast who enjoyed riding his Harley and making memories on road trips with friends.  As an avid sports fan, he always supported his beloved Southern Miss and Chicago Bears!  He loved his friends and his family dearly. He leaves behind entertaining stories of his life experiences, fantastic memories, and a legacy of great love.

He is preceded in death by his parents H. A. and Joyce Smith; son Jacob Smith; brother Allen Smith: and brother-in-law Charlie Ford.

He is survived by son Josh Smith; son Joe Smith; son Sid Smith; and 3 grandchildren.  Brother David and wife Bert Smith; sister Susie Ford; and sister Marty Ott and Greg White; and numerous nieces and nephews.  His partner Crystal Collins and daughter Madison Gaw.

Visitation will begin at 10:00 AM Thursday, October 29, 2020 at Hulett-Winstead      Funeral Home.
Interment will be at 12:00 noon  in Roseland Park Cemetery following visitation.