Mt. Croghan, SC
Mr. Joseph Cain Smith, age 36, entered into eternal rest on Monday, October 25, 2021 at his home. Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Tuesday, November 2, 2021 from the chapel of Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home by Pastor Randall Dockery with burial to follow in the McBee Cemetery. The family will greet friends from 6:00 - 8:00 PM on Monday, November 1, 2021 at the funeral home.
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Mr. Smith was born February 25, 1985 in Augusta, GA, a son of Jodi Cain Hancock and the late Jeffrey Stephen Smith, Sr. A graduate of Westside High School in Augusta, Georgia, Joseph also graduated with honors from Augusta Tech with 3 welding degrees. An avid outdoorsman, Joseph loved to hunt, fish, ride four-wheelers, and hang out with his friends. Joseph will be remembered as a kind-hearted man, who loved to make people laugh and was always fun to be around. Joseph loved cats and enjoyed working in restaurants. He loved God and enjoyed reading through his bible twice. Above all else, Joseph loved his mama dearly.
In addition to his father, Mr. Smith was also preceded in death by his grandfather, Herman Cain Sr.; grandparents, Bill Smith and Peggy Bellamy; and uncles, Earl Cain and Bart Cain.
Survivors include his mother; Jodi Smith Hancock and her husband Donnie Hancock of Augusta, GA; brother, Jeffrey Stephen Smith Jr. of Augusta, GA; grandmother, Joanne Cain of Augusta, GA; step-brother, Heath Hancock of Atlanta, GA; step-sister, Carly (Matt) Dimond of Grovetown, GA; uncle, Myron Cain of Augusta, GA; 2 nieces; 1 nephew; and numerous aunts and uncles.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the The Hickey House, 130 Taylor Road Helen, GA 30545
Miller-Rivers-Caulder Funeral Home (www.mrcfuneralhome.com) of Chesterfield, SC is serving the Smith family.