Former Clyde Alderman, Businessman
CLYDE — Edward “Ed” Smith, 86, went home to be with the Lord Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012 at MedWest-Haywood.
A native and lifelong resident of Haywood County, he was the son of the late John Garland and Lora Haney Smith. He was also preceded in death by five brothers; three sisters; and a grandson-in-law, Rusty Trull, who died in 2007. He was owner and operator of Smith’s Garage and later Smith’s Used Cars. He served two terms as alderman for the Town of Clyde. Ed loved golfing, fishing, and gardening.
He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Sue Case Smith; a son, Dane Smith and his wife, Linda, of Clyde; a sister, Ruth Clark, of Michigan; two grandchildren, Tracy Smith, and his wife, Kim, of Edenton, and Dana Trull, of Waynesville; five ...