Photography

Troy “Pokey” Smalley

March 5, 2019

Obituary

With sincere sympathy, we announce the passing of Mr. Troy “Pokey” Smalley age 52 of Thomson, Georgia who entered into eternal rest on March 5, 2019 at Pruitt Health in North Augusta, South Carolina. We solicit your thoughts & prayers for the Smalley Family during this time.

The Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 11am at the Vanderhorst CME Church, 643 Main Street Thomson, Georgia, Rev. Larry Edmond, Pastor. The Body will be lie in state beginning at 10 am until the hour of service. The interment will follow the funeral service in the Westview Cemetery. The Repast will follow the interment in the Vanderhorst Fellowship Hall.  Viewing will begin on Friday from 11 to 7 pm at the funeral home. The funeral procession will leave the residence of his parent, Rev. John & Margaree Smalley at 10:20 am on Saturday.

He is survived by his loving and devoted wife, Melissa Smalley of Thomson; children, Troy (Stormy) Smalley, Jr of Florence, South Carolina & Brandon (Kia) Cobb of Lawrenceville, Georgia; one grandchild, Sa’Toria Cobb of Thomson, Georgia; parents, Rev. John W. (Margaree) Smalley of Thomson, Georgia; Grandmother, Louvenia “Bee” Hamilton of Thomson, Georgia; three sisters, Natalie (Michael) Moment Sr. of Stone Mountain, Georgia & Tracy (William) Ficklin of Thomson, Georgia & Passona “Sand” Smalley of Atlanta, Georgia; one brother, Tavarus (Yalonda) Smalley of Thomson, Georgia; mother in law, Bonnie Dawson of Covington, Georgia & father in law; Robert Dawson of Sparta, Georgia; sisters in law, Jessica Williams of Covington, Georgia & Cyntasia Dawson of Sparta, Georgia; brothers in law; Jazten Dawson of Sparta & Anthony (Lashanta) Dawson of Covington, Georgia; aunts, Earlene Brown, Ruby Dee Williams, Sarah Moss Finch & Daisy (Donne) Walker; great aunts, Ester Terry & Floria (Jerodis) Allen Sr.; uncles, Danny (Ayuma) Smalley, Willie “Duke” Smalley & Ronald “Dorothy” Smalley; great uncle, Thomas Hill of Thomson, Georgia and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends.

Family and friends can contact the residence of his wife, Melissa Annette Smalley or the residence of his parents, Rev. John W. & Margaree Smalley.  Funeral arrangements entrusted to the D.T. Brown Memorial Funeral Home.

 

To send flowers to Troy “Pokey” Smalley's family, please visit our floral section.


Services

Viewing
Friday
March 8, 2019

12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
D. T. Brown Memorial Funeral Home
810 Martin Luther King Jr Street
Thomson, GA 30824

Viewing
Friday
March 8, 2019

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Vanderhorst C.M.E. Church
639 Main Street
Thomson, GA 30828

Body in State on Day of Service
Saturday
March 9, 2019

10:00 AM
Vanderhorst C.M.E. Church
639 Main Street
Thomson, GA 30828

Funeral Service
Saturday
March 9, 2019

11:00 AM
Vanderhorst C.M.E. Church
639 Main Street
Thomson, GA 30828

Repast
Saturday
March 9, 2019

Vanderhorst C.M.E. Church
639 Main Street
Thomson, GA 30828

Interment following funeral service
Saturday
March 9, 2019

Westview Cemetery
Westview Drive
Thomson, GA 30824

© 2019 D. T. Brown Memorial Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS