John (Bubby) Ellis Smith, Jr. (52) passed away on Friday, September 27, 2019.
John was born on June 24, 1967, in Henderson, Kentucky the son of Judy and John Smith Sr.
He served in the National Guard during his younger days. John later became a Barge Captain and worked as a Harbor Master. He loved the outdoors and was a passionate hunter and fisherman throughout his life.
John is survived by his daughter, Tiffany; son, Derrick; sister, Carol Johnson and her spouse, Larry; three nieces, Yvonne Duncan and her spouse JD; Cassie Calvert and her spouse Chris; and Angel Gower; in addition to his parents. He was proceeded in death by his sister, Sandy Smith.
A Life Celebration memorial service will be held on Thursday, October 3, 2019 at Community Park from 3:00 to 8:00.
Simple Cremation Evansville is entrusted with care.