Rev. John Phillip Smith died May 3, 2017. He was serving as pastor of Cotaco UMC in the Northeast District.
The arrangements are as follows:
Rev. Smith was ordained an elder in 2007. During his ministry he served Bethlehem; Union Grove; West End; Bear Creek/Isbell; Cloverdale; Glencoe First; Riddles Chapel and Cotaco UMCs.
Please remember his wife Tela, their family and the Cotaco UMC congregation in your prayers.