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Obituary for John Carlton "Johnny" Smith

Mr. John “Johnny” Carlton Smith of Troy, AL passed away Saturday, January 7, 2023 at his residence. He was 63. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 11, 2023, at Skeen Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Ashley Faulk officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery on Hwy 84 between Elba, AL and Opp. AL. The family will receive friends Wednesday at the funeral home from 1:00 p.m. until time of service. He was born December 17, 1959 in Covington, GA. He grew up in Opp. AL and moved to Troy, AL where he lived the rest of his life. He worked in construction all his career. Johnny enjoyed spending time with his children, grandchildren, and family. He was preceded in death by his father, James C. McDaniel; grandparents, Grady and Suzie Gunn and John and Mattie McDaniel; father-in-law, Roy Douglas Scarbrough. He is survived by his wife, Robin Scarbrough, Troy; sons, Justin Scarbrough, Troy, and John W. Smith, Andalusia, AL; daughters, Nikki Watts, Dothan, and Shania Smith (Joshua), Troy; mother, Shirley Claypool (Kenneth), Opp; brothers, Jerry Smith (Alana), Bay Minette, AL, Ricky Smith (Kim), Kinston, AL, Dennis “Bobo” Smith, Opp; sister, Sonya Smith (Mitchel), Elba; grandchildren, Madysen, Cayden, Karlson, Lennyn, Jasmine, Jayda, Tabitha, Justin, Kingston, Yari and Khalani; numerous nieces and nephews. Serving as pallbearers will be Jeremy Scarbrough, David Drinkard, Ricky Carter, Roy Scarbrough, Jr, Joshua Moultry and Leonardo Maddox.