James (J.B.) Beauchamp Smith of Cottontown, TN passed away at his home on August 20th 2021. Born on February 28, 1942 in Logan County KY to the late William (Burr) and Katy Smith.
He was preceded in death by a son, Terry Jay Smith and sisters June Hullet and Casey Britt.
He is survived by wife Toni Marek Smith, daughters Jami Smith and Staci (Jon) Powers, granddaughters Penni Powers and Katy Smith, grandsons Jacob Smith and Ethan Smith, sisters Emma Rust, Georgia Robertson, Patricia Cavett and Sherry Gragg, brothers William (Bill) Smith, David Smith and Kenny Smith along with many nieces and nephews.
He was a veteran who retired from Peterbilt Motors.
J.B. chose to be cremated and a "celebration of life" will be held on Saturday, September 18th from 1:00 to 4:00 at Jim Roberts Community Park in Franklin, KY. The family would be honored to have you attend as we share memories of his life.
In lieu of flowers, please change your oil and check the pressure in your tires. That's what he would have wanted.
Arrangements Entrusted To: Sumner Funeral & Cremation, Gallatin (615)452-9059