John Smith Veazy
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John Smith Veazey, 70, of Cleveland died at Bolivar Medical Center on Friday, January 25, 2013.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Mr. Veazey was born in Alligator on February 9, 1942, to Smith Veazey and Annie Louise Gammill. He was married to Dorothy Anne Allen in Helena, Ark., on November 7, 1961. He worked as a parts salesman in the automotive industry. He participated in the Mason, Shriner, Scottish rites and York rites. He loved to go fishing and playing poker on the computer. He enjoyed woodworking and would make pens.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Smith Veazey and Annie Louise Gammill Veazey and brother James Veazey.

Mr. Veazey is survived by his wife, Anne Allen Veazey of Cleveland; daughter, Leigh Smith Dye (Malcolm) of Cleveland; grandchildren, Ashley Smith Scott (Winn) of Cleveland and Mallory Smith Pitts (John) of Hattiesburg; great-grandchildren, Reese Allen Scott of Cleveland, Emerson Jane Scott of Cleveland and John Sullivan Pitts of Hattiesburg; sister, Janice Safley (Agnew) of Rome; brother, Robert “Bob” Veazey of Oxford; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Memorials can be made to the charity of your choice.

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