Wednesday, August 17, 2022

David Harvey Smith Jr.  

David Harvey Smith Jr., of Bolton, NC, formerly a resident of Wilmington and Leland, passed away on Monday, July 25.

He was born in Jacksonville, FL, the son of the late David Harvey Smith, Sr. and the late Janice Bonita Phillips. A former Merchant Marine Officer, Smith worked with Hoppers in Leland.

He is survived by a son, Perry Smith, of Wilmington, NC; a daughter, Karsyn Smith, of North Myrtle Beach, SC; a sister, Janet Smith, of Starke, FL; a granddaughter, Raelee Smith, of Wilmington, NC; and a grandson, Wyatt McDaniel, of North Myrtle Beach, SC. 

There will be a remembrance service on August 6, 2022, 3 p.m. – 6 p.m., at Ogden Baptist Church on Market Street in Wilmington, NC. 

Shea Carver
Shea Carver is the editor in chief at Port City Daily. A UNCW alumna, Shea worked in the print media business in Wilmington for 22 years before joining the PCD team in October 2020. She specializes in arts coverage — music, film, literature, theatre — the dining scene, and can often be tapped on where to go, what to do and who to see in Wilmington. When she isn’t hanging with her pup, Shadow Wolf, tending the garden or spinning vinyl, she’s attending concerts and live theater.

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