Philip Gordon Smith

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Philip Gordon Smith, 80, of Greer, passed away Friday, January 31, 2020. He was the loving husband of Heather J. Smith and the son of the late Philip S. and Mary Chippendale Smith.

Mr. Smith was a member of The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd in Greer. He retired from Steven’s Aviation in 2009 and was a volunteer fireman for Tyger River Fire Department.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughter, Susan Kirby and her husband Steve; his son, Philip Smith; granddaughters, Britani Link and her husband Rusty, Jenna Vickery, and Hannah Smith; great granddaughter, Raegan Link; his sister, Doreen Hoffman and her husband Louis; brother-in-law Ian Macdonald and wife Christa; sisters-in-law Marilyn Gunter and Dianne Peeler and husband Jerry; and many other nieces, nephews, family and friends.

A memorial service is planned for Saturday, February 8, 2020 at 2 p.m. at Memorial United Methodist Church, 201 N. Main St., Greer, SC 29650 with Father Michael Schnatterly officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Tyger River Fire Fighters Foundation, 355 Locust Street, Lyman, SC 29365 or The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, PO Box 1408, Greer, SC 29652.

Online condolences may be left at

The Greer Citizen

317 Trade Street Greer, SC 29651

P.O. Box 70 Greer, SC 29652

Phone: 1-864-877-2076

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