Nicholas "Nicky" SmithNovember 15, 1939 - January 06, 2014
Captain Nicholas Wayne “Nicky” Smith 74 of Murrells Inlet and formerly of Charlotte passed away peacefully January 6, 2014 with his wife by his side, after an extended illness. He was owner of Inshore Auto Repair for 20 years. Nicky was a boat Captain on their 38 foot Topaz “The Brenda Lee”. He loved to play golf and travel with friends. Nicky was a member of the Burgess Senior Center Recycled Teenagers Exercise Class for a number of years and the American Legion Post 178. Nicky was predeceased by his mother Catherine Smith and father Virgil Smith.
Surviving are his wife and best friend Brenda “Lee” Smith; daughters Darla Smith Jackson and Tanya Diane Austin and husband Matt; grandsons Josh Mayhew, Cole Austin, and Caleb Austin and great grandson Sebastian Mayhew; brothers George Smith, Joe Smith, and Jessie Smith and sister Ann Lynn Helms.
A Celebration of Life service will be held at 2:30 PM Saturday, January 11, 2014 at the Burroughs Funeral Home. Officiating will be Pastor John Rea.
The family will receive friends from 1:30 PM to 2:30 PM at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made in Nicky’s name to The Legacy Church, P.O. Box 31884 Myrtle Beach, SC 29588.
Condolences may be made at: www.burroughsfh.com
The Burroughs Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet (843.651.1440) is in charge of arrangements.