Troy Michael Smith
Troy Michael Smith
  • November 14, 1961 - January 9, 2018
  • Archer, Florida

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Troy Michael Smith, age 56, went home to be with The Lord on January 09, 2018. He was born November 14, 1961 in Williston, Florida and resided in Archer, Florida all of his life. His accomplishments were many. A Diploma as a Certified Electrician, a diploma as a Journeyman Wireman, Certificate of completion in OSHA 30 Training, An Associate of Science in Building Construction Management Technology and TSA Certified. He was a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union #1205, and a lifetime member of the NRA.

Hobbies were fishing, especially fly fishing, making fishing flies by hand with his 6 year old granddaughter, hunting and researching his family history. He enjoyed his work and getting an education. He always enjoyed a challenge, whether crossword puzzles or a complicated job. He loved God, Country and Family.

Troy was preceded in death by his Father Lloyd (Buddy) Jackson Smith, His Youngest sister and hunting buddy Tara Holcomb. His paternal grandparents: Clementine and Russell Smith, His maternal grandparents: Minnie and Joseph Mangum.

Troy is survived by his wife Sherilyn Smith; His mother Rebecca Bradt; two sons: Jared Smith and his fianc; Louella Lledo; Jeremy and wife Morgan Smith; one daughter: Haley Smith; one granddaughter: who stole his heart, Briar Smith; two brothers: Travis and wife, Tally Smith; Tracey and wife, Debbie Smith; one sister: Tresha and husband Bill Langford; brother-in-law Shawn Holcomb; three aunts: Eleanor and husband Sam Downing, Phyllis Cribbs, Patty Bradt; three loving nieces, and three great nieces, six nephews and two great nephews, Many Cousins and friends.

Family, Friends and all who would like to share their experiences and memories of Troy may come together on: Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 1:00 PM at the
IBEW Local # 1205 Union Facility at 2510 NW 6th Street, Gainesville, Florida 32609-2946

Troy Smith received a kidney transplant in November of 2016. It was his wishes before he passed away that in lieu of flowers donations may be made to Troy's youngest brother, Tracey Smith at his existing GoFundMe account at Tracey Smith Kidney Fund of Ft White, Florida who is also in need a kidney transplant.