Mr. Evester “Cookie Hammer” Smith, 66, formerly of 139 Vern Cora Road, Laurens, passed away Tuesday, July 02, 2019 at his home.

He is survived by one daughter, Tanura Singfield of Atlanta, Ga.; four brothers: Melvin Smith of Clinton, Russell Smith of Laurens, Timothy Smith of Harlem, N.Y., and Stanley Smith of Gray Court; six sisters: Janice Williams, Deloris Irby, Teresa Turner, Helen Cheek, Eleanor Smith and Linice Little, all of Laurens; one grandchild and three great-grandchildren.

Services for Mr. Evester “Cookie Hammer” Smith are incomplete and will be announced later by Alpha-Shine Funeral Services.

The family is at the home of his sister, Ms. Deloris Irby, at 139 Vern Cora Road, Laurens.

Alpha-Shine Funeral Services ( formerly Goins Funeral Home) is in charge of these arrangements.