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Charles Earl Smallwood, Jr.


  • By Winston Skinner
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  • Oct. 04, 2018 - 10:04 PM

Charles Earl Smallwood, Jr.

The Newnan Times-Herald

Charles “Charlie” Earl Smallwood, Jr., 41, of Senoia, passed away Tuesday, October 2, 2018.

Charlie was born in East Point, Ga. on December 5, 1976 to Charles and Patricia Smallwood. He grew up in Palmetto alongside his two sisters. Charlie attended Creekside High School in Fairburn.

He spent his life enjoying his family, friends, and his passion of music. Charlie was a free spirit and dedicated band groupie of Widespread Panic, Phish and other jam bands. He was also a fan of Grateful Dead, Drivin N Cryin, Blues Traveler, Zac Brown Band and others. He frequently attended concerts locally and around the country. Charlie had many friends in the music industry, and he cherished his friendships with several gifted musicians.

Charlie was open minded and had “street smarts.” Along with music, he also enjoyed video games and television. He especially loved his nephew, Luke, who was the best friend Charlie ever had. Charlie was a Christian who loved the Lord.

Charlie was preceded in death by his father, Charles Earl Smallwood, Sr.

He is survived by his mother and step-father: Patricia Smallwood and Karl Walter Sr. of Senoia; sisters, Lisa Smallwood and Tina Smith (Mark Robinson); nieces and nephews, Luke Smallwood, Bri Dingler, Michaela Smith and Cody Smith; stepsisters: Donna Romeo and Darlene Morton; stepbrother: Karl Walter, Jr.; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. The Smallwood family is being assisted by Georgia Cremation, 1086 Highway 54 West, Fayetteville.

Messages of condolence may be left at www.GeorgiaCremation.com