Fred Lamar Smith, 63, of Rossville, Ga, passed away on Thursday, June 11, 2015. He was a resident of the Chattanooga/ North Georgia area for his entire life and was a member of Parkway Baptist. Fred worked as a police officer from 1969 until 1984. He was the first officer to hold the rank of Lieutenant at the Fort Oglethorpe Police Department. Fred was currently employed at Kenco Group for 9 years. He also loved being outdoors and was an avid Georgia Bulldogs fan. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him. He is preceded in death by his parents, Ernest and Beulah Smith; brother, Joe Smith; and sister, Peggy Ritchie.