He passed away in 2012 at the age of 95. He shares a burial plot with his wife.
Fact: Burial (26 May 2012) Spring Hill Cemetery, Spring Hill, Wheeler County, Georgia
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 12 September 2019), memorial page for Christopher C Smith (25 Aug 1916–21 May 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 202935134, citing Spring Hill Cemetery, Spring Hill, Wheeler County, Georgia, USA ; Maintained by Karen Ivey Herndon (contributor 48395935).