July 3, 1988 ~ April 23, 2021

Born in: Asheville, NC
Resided in: Nashville, TN

Kristopher Adam Smith, 32, passed away in Nashville, TN.

Adam was a native of Asheville and is survived by his mother, Michelle Gillespie, of Nashville, TN, and father and step-mother, Daryl Ray Smith and Patty Smith, of Spartanburg, SC. In addition to his parents, he is also survived by his sister, Brittany Felicia Nicole Smith; brother, Travis Micheal Smith; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Adam will be remembered as a kindhearted young man who would often go out of his way to help others, particularly the elderly. He enjoyed music and loved his family very much.

Adam will lie in repose at 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. for those who wish to pay their respects and visit with his family. A memorial service will then be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home. Inurnment will follow at Green Hills Cemetery. Masks are required at the funeral home and cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to any local charity assisting those struggling with addiction.

Services

Memorial Service: May 1, 2021 2:00 pm

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806

(828)252-3535
http://www.grocefuneralhome.com

Inurnment: May 1, 2021 3:00 pm

Green Hills Cemetery
25 New Leicester Hwy.
Asheville, NC 28806

(828)252-9831

For those who wish to pay their respects: April 27, 2021 4:00 pm

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806

(828)252-3535
http://www.grocefuneralhome.com

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  1. Praying for the entire family and friends as we miss Adam. I remember him as a sweet and smart kid that was good with computers. May God give you all love and strength during this time.

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  2. Love you so much Adam. I hope you are at peace. You meant the world to me, and you always made me smile. Please give Gracie a kiss for me, and say hello to Joe. We are missing you on Earth.

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  3. Praying for you all. I remember Adam being a bright and compassionate young man. Very smart and loved making people laugh. He had a great personality. We will miss him dearly. We love you all and we’re praying for you.

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  4. Love you Adam! Prayers for peace now. I hope you took the backpack with you to heaven in case you need it. A memory I will hold forever!!!

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  5. Michelle, Brittany, Travis, I am sorry for your loss. May you always remember the good memories you had individually and collectively with Adam and each other.

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  6. I miss you more then words can describe rest in heaven my best friend ….the kindest most beautiful soul I’ve ever met . We all miss you so much here in Nashville . You left a mark on this whole community .Take your rest now ….Until we meet again love you Addy -Am ❤️

    Love Candy -Ace

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  7. Travis, I am so sorry to hear about your brother. A brother is hard to lose so I know what you are going through. He will always live in your heart and memories. May God give you peace and Grace.

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