Music Row Manager Gary Smith Killed In Hunting Accident, Visitation And Funeral Hours Set
August 15, 2008 at 6:21 AM (PT)
ALL ACCESS sends condolences to the family of NASHVILLE artist manager/accountant GARY SMITH, who was killed in a hunting accident this past TUESDAY (8/12). SMITH was the founder of SMITH, WILES & CO. and COPYRIGHT EXCHANGE and worked with artist like KIX BROOKS, BIG & RICH, ALISON KRAUSS and KENNY ROGERS.
The visitation and memorial services will be held at BRENTWOOD UNITED METHODIST CHURCH, located at 309 Franklin Road, BRENTWOOD, TENNESSEE 37027 Visitation will be held on FRIDAY, AUGUST 15th from 5:00p (CT) to 8:00p (CY) and the memorial service will be held on SATURDAY, AUGUST 16th at 1:00p (CT).
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the GARY SMITH TRUST FUND, to benefit several local charities, at any Sun Trust Bank Branch or mailed to Gary Smith Trust C/O DIANE PEARSON, 1026 17th Avenue South, NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE 37212.
A Celebration for Gary will be held after the services at 2602 Westwood Drive, Nashville, TENNESSEE 37204 (The 2602 Soundstage is located off Craighead and 8th Avenue).
SMITH is survived by his wife, SHERRI, and their two sons, TYLER and TANNER. He was 52 years old. Funeral arrangements are still pending at this time.