Percy Smith

Obituary of Percy Smith

Please share a memory of Percy to include in a keepsake book for family and friends.

Percy Smith, age 74 of Amelia went to be with the Lord Jesus Christ on January 11, 2021 at the Wellsprings Health Center in Amelia, Virginia after declining health.


He was born in Amelia County on October 13, 1946 to the late Rebecca Smith.


Percy also known as “Scout” and “Rock” was educated in the Amelia County Public Schools and became a Christian at an early in life.  He was a faithful member of the Little Bethel Baptist Church and attended the Mt. Olive Baptist Church regularly.


He was known for being a hard and dedicated worker starting out at Roberts Farm in Amelia, moving on to work at Alleghany Tobacco Warehouse in Richmond, and also as an attendant at the V. Y. Scott Funeral Home.


Percy was a jovial person and happy to be around people, helping anyone that he could.


His final days were in the home of Mrs. Connie Johnson and her late husband until he went to the Nursing Home.


He is survived by his nephew, Roy Smith of Dinwiddie, VA; cousins, Hattie and Floyd Butler of Petersburg, VA, and Frank Wilson of New Jersey; other relatives and devoted friends.


Viewing will be Tuesday, January 19, 2021 from 12:00 to 6:00 pm at the Funeral Home. Graveside service will be on January 20, 2021, 11:00 AM at the Little Bethel Baptist Church.  

To plant a beautiful memorial tree in memory of Percy Smith, please visit our Tree Store


12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
V. Y. Scott Funeral Home - Amelia
14001 Patrick Henry Hwy
Amelia Court House, Virginia, United States

Funeral Service (Graveside)

11:00 am
Wednesday, January 20, 2021
Little Bethel Baptist Church
7100 Dennisville Rd
Amelia Courthouse, Virginia, United States
Online Memory & Photo Sharing Event
Online Event
About this Event
Percy Smith

In Loving Memory

Percy Smith

1946 - 2021

Look inside to read what others have shared
Family and friends are coming together online to create a special keepsake. Every memory left on the online obituary will be automatically included in this book.
Share Your Memory of