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Z. Cecil Smathers


January 17, 2019

Z. Cecil Smathers

Z. Cecil Smathers, 96, of Pisgah Forest, passed away peacefully Jan. 11, 2019, at Greenville Memorial Hospital, while surrounded by his immediate family.

A native of Haywood County, N.C., he was the son of the late John Bascombe and Anne Lawrence Smathers. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife, Beulah Maye Smathers.

A graduate of Brevard College, he enlisted and served in the United States Army Air Corps during World War II. After his military service, he worked at Olin Chemical Corporation in Brevard until his retirement.

He attended and was a founding...

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