1954 — 2022
Mr. William "Billy" Xavier Smith, III, passed away on Wednesday, August 17, 2022. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 2 PM on Monday, September 26, 2022 in the Chapel of Williams Funeral Home. The family will receive friends immediately following the service. Mr. Smith was a native of Savannah, and had moved to Sparta in 2017 from Cocoa Beach, FL. He was the son of the late William Xavier Smith, Jr. and the late Mary Ann Govreau Smith and preceded in death by a brother, Bart Louis Smith. He was a retired Air Traffic Controller of 25 years and a veteran of the United States Navy. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and outdoor recreation. He is survived by brothers, Timothy Govreau Smith...