Welcome to the memorial page for

Mr. Bobby Ray Smith

April 9, 1943 ~ December 12, 2017 (age 74)

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Bobby Ray “Pochie” Smith, age 74, of Braselton, who passed away on Tuesday, December 12, 2017. Mr. Smith was born in Hall County, Georgia, a son to the late Ernest Smith Sr. and the late Fannie Mae McGuire Smith. Mr. Smith was a long distance Commercial Truck Driver who used the handle “Roller Coaster” on the CB radio.

Survivors include his wife Judith Ann Bailey Smith, daughter, Elaine Nabors both of Braselton; grandchildren, Dana S. Burho of Mesa, AZ, Delaina B. Houghland of Lawrenceville; great grandchild, Brooklynn Alaina Morgan and Logan Gary Vega; sisters, Mildred Sue Trulove and Sara Scott both of Gainesville; brothers, Ernest Smith Jr. of Monroe and James “Jimmy” Smith of Walka Mountain.

The Funeral Service will be held on Friday, December 22, 2017 at 1:00 PM in the Chapel of Evans Funeral Home with Reverend Harold Scott Wilson officiating. The visitation will be held on Thursday evening from 5-8 PM at the Evans Funeral Home. Cremation will follow the service.

Evans Funeral Home, Inc., 1350 Winder Highway, Jefferson, Georgia. 706-367-5467.


 Service Information

December 21, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Evans Funeral Home
1350 Winder Highway
Jefferson, GA 30549

Funeral Service
December 22, 2017

1:00 PM
Chapel of Evans Funeral Home
1350 Winder Hwy
Jefferson, GA 30549

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