He passed away in 1984 at the age of 64. He shares a burial plot with his wife.
Fact: Burial (1984) Baldwin Memorial Gardens, Milledgeville, Baldwin County, Georgia
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 07 September 2019), memorial page for Arthur O. Smith, Jr (3 Nov 1920–29 Dec 1984), Find A Grave Memorial no. 14158858, citing Baldwin Memorial Gardens, Milledgeville, Baldwin County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8).