Blasedon Gene Smith


Blasedon Gene Smith was born June 9, 2001 in Columbia , TN, the son of  Rickey Smith and Melissa Simmons Smith. Blasedon worked for Rogers Group and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Waynesboro, Tennessee. Blasedon departed this life on Thursday December 16, 2021 at the age of 20 Years, 6 Months and 7 Days.

He is survived by father, Rickey Smith (Tish) of Columbia, TN; mother, Melissa Smith (Joey) of Waynesboro, TN; four brothers, Cameron Smith (Lexie), Gage Smith both of Waynesboro, TN; Lucas Smith of Columbia, TN and Kolton; one sister, McKayla Smith of Waynesboro, TN; his fiancée, Katelyn Estep and his stepson, Kamdyn Estep of Waynesboro, TN; his nieces, Oaklynn Smith of Waynesboro, TN and Brenlee Hayes; his maternal grandparents, Larry and Rita Simmons of Waynesboro, TN; and his great-aunt, Linda Rochell of  Waynesboro, TN.

He is preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Rickey Smith and Peggy Mathis; his great-grandparents, Doil and Nell Simmons; and his uncle, Tommy Simmons.   A graveside service was held on Monday December 20, 2021 at the Waynesboro Memorial Gardens with Kerry Franks officiating. Shackelford Funeral Directors of Wayne County is assisting.