Fallen Hero: SFC John “Cosmo” Smith

McComb, MS

Funeral Home

Hartman-Jones Funeral Home

Visitation and Services to be held at: Tangipahoa Baptist Church 7555 Thompson Road Summit, MS
(601) 684-3811


Tangipahoa Baptist Church

Monday, November 20, 5:00-8:00 pm and

Tuesday, November 21, 9:00-11:00 am



Tangipahoa Baptist Church

Tuesday, November 21, 11:00 am



John Houston “Cozmo” Smith, III, 58, a resident of Summit, MS passed away November 15, 2017 at his residence.

Visitation will be Monday November 20, 2017 from 5 PM until 8 PM at the Tangipahoa Baptist Church with visitation again on Tuesday November 21, 2017  from 9 AM until services at 11 AM at the church. Rev. Mike Morris will officiate and burial will be in the church cemetery. Hartman-Jones Funeral Home of McComb is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Smith was born October 8, 1958 in McComb, MS, to John H. Smith, Jr. and Norma Louise Wells Smith.  He was retired from the United States Army.  Mr. Smith also worked security for a local company.  He was a member of Tangipahoa Baptist Church.  His hobbies included; hunting, gardening, and tending to the affairs of the Legion Hut.

He is preceded in death by his parents, his grandparents, a brother; Joey Smith and a nephew; Justin David Smith.

He is survived by his brother; James Smith of Summit, a sister; Sue Walters, nieces; Amanda Wallace and Shelby Gurney, along with numerous other relatives and friends.

In Lieu of flowers donations may be sent to the Tangipahoa Baptist Church.