Edward “Smitty” Smith, 67, of Havelock, died on Monday, April 10, 2017, at his home.

Edward “Smitty” Smith, 67, of Havelock, died on Monday, April 10, 2017, at his home.

He retired as a master sergeant from the Marine Corps after 20 years of service and was a Vietnam veteran. He enjoyed dogs and fishing.

Funeral will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church in Havelock. Burial will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery.

He is survived by his wife Jacqueline; four daughters, Kim Anderson, Tammy Nicklow, Elisha Costa, and Heidi Bacher; two sons, Paul Anderson and David Leighton; 19 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Cotten Funeral Home and Crematory, New Bern.