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Bruce Wayne Smith

December 10, 1942 — March 3, 2023

Bruce Wayne Smith

Bruce Wayne Smith, 80, of Rockingham, passed away Friday, March 3, 2023 surrounded by his loved ones.

Mr. Smith was born December 10, 1942 in Richmond County. A son of the late John H. and Neilia Sessoms Smith, he was a welder with Industrial Sheet Metal and Davis Mechanicals before retiring.

He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Griggs Smith, daughter, Rhonda Smith Outen (Rock), son, Shaun Smith (Candace), daughter, Christie Smith Hutchings (Derek), son, Tommy Wayne Smith (Debbie), grandchildren, Hannah, Korben, Nicholas, Nate, Jeremy and Larson due in August, and brother, Clyde Smith.

Family will greet friends and family on Monday, March 6th from 4pm - 5pm at Carter Funeral Home in Rockingham.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial be made to Liberty Hospice; 300 West Pennsylvania Ave. Southern Pines NC 28387 or Sweet Haven Church, 424 Midway Road, Rockingham, NC 28379.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Bruce Wayne Smith, please visit our flower store.

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Monday, March 6, 2023

4:00 - 5:00 pm (Eastern time)

Carter Funeral Home Colonial Chapel

705 South Caroline Street, Rockingham, NC 28379

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