Tony Monroe Smith, 72, of Rockwell, NC, went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at his home surrounded by family. A private family service will be held. Online condolences can be made at stanlyfuneralhome.com
Tony was born August 11, 1947 in Stanly County to the late Pearlie Asbury Smith and Emmer Lee Smith. He was the son in law of Pat and Mick Cagle where he worked at the fish house for many years until he opened Anchor House Seafood in Rockwell. He and his wife Becky owned and operated Anchor House for 25 years before retiring in 2009. Mr. Smith was a charter member and deacon at Open Door Baptist Church in Richfield. He loved the Lord and his family abundantly. Tony was a wonderful husband, father, and grandfather and could fix anything he put his hands on.
Mr. Smith is survived by his wife Becky Cagle Smith of the home, sons Walter Smith and Robbie Smith; daughter Kayla Henderson (Brandon); grandchildren Danielle, Dustin, and Steele Smith, Keaton and Ella Henderson; brother David Smith; sisters Kay Kriechbaum, Karen Stevenson, Ruby Eudy, and Dorothy Smith (Nick).
He is preceded in death by brothers Joe Smith, Wayne Smith, Claude Smith, Wade Smith, Robert Smith, and sister Mary Morris.
Memorial contributions can be made to Open Door Baptist Church at 44563 Hwy 52, Richfield, NC 28137 or to Hospice & Palliative Care of Cabarrus County at 5003 Hospice Lane, Kannapolis, NC 28081. Stanly Funeral and Cremation Care of Albemarle is serving the Smith family