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“7/31/20: Happy Birthday Kully!!! Normally, I would have texted you a funny message with all sorts of emojis, silly faces, balloons, etc. I still miss...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Allison Beck - Charlotte, NC

“It's been 30 years since we were able to hangout and talk music and play guitars but when you reached out last year, it was as if no time had passed....Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Branson Jones - Charlotte, NC

Kully & Allie, early 2000's “Today is 7/31/18, and today I celebrate my dear friend Kully. We have been friends for 18 years and has been one of my closest & best friends since...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Allison Beck - Charlotte, NC

“You will never be forgotten. Love you. We will see each other again one day soon. ”
4 of 16 | Posted by: Tricia Jesse-Niven - Spruce Pine, NC

“I always kept a special place for you in my heart. ”
5 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“Kully was the kind of person that would always drop whatever he was doing to help a friend in need. Definitely a rare and genuinely honest human...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: K. S. - Matthews, NC - friend

“Still cannot believe this. Kully was radiant, positive, supportive, talented, and a very intelligent man. I sold wine to Whole Foods and spent a...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Leigh-Ann Beverley - Charleston, SC

“Kully...I just heard the news today and I am heartbroken. I will always remember your kind heart and quick smile,our talks about music and life.....Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Sherry Edwards - Wingate - friend

“May the God of all comfort sustain your family during the days ahead Psalms 119:76 ”
9 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“My husband, Aron, worked with Kully since 2010 at Whole Foods - they were great friends and I got to know him as well, just thru shopping with my...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Jessica Jones - Mt Pleasant, SC

“You were one of my best friends and easily one of the most selfless, caring people I've ever met. Hardly anybody could make me laugh the way you did...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Carrie Anne Hunt - Atlanta, GA

“I was lucky to know Kully. He impressed me with his knowledge of music, films, history, politics, food, and wine, with his intellect, but especially...Read More »
12 of 16 | Posted by: DAVID HALPERIN - Washington, DC

“I was so saddened this morning to learn of Kully's passing. We were friends through a mutual friend who worked with him at Wells Fargo.Kully was a...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Brandon Cook - Charlotte, NC

“I would like to extend my deepest condolences to your family for your loss. God is near to the broken hearted. ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: A D

“What a wonderful human being, who I feel oh so lucky to have known. I'm so glad that you're no longer in pain friend, but know that you will be...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Natalie Horner - Wilmington, NC

“I just heard the heart breaking news from a response to a text. My heart goes out to the family and friends of Kully. He was a true friend.All our...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Richard Flanigan - Charlotte, NC

Kulman Paul Smith, 46, of Mount Pleasant, SC, died on June 30, 2018, after a brave battle with cancer.

He is survived by his mother, Catalina E. Smith of Mt. Pleasant, his sister Kelley Hunter and brother-in-law Keith Hunter of Evans, GA, and sister Karen Maravich and niece Chloe Maravich of Charlotte, NC. He was preceded in death by his father, Lt. Col. Kulman B. Smith (US Army-Ret).

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, July 11, at Stella Maris Roman Catholic Church, 1204 Middle Street, Sullivan's Island, SC.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Kully's memory may be made to the Sarcoma Foundation of America, <>, or Stand Up to Cancer <>.

Kully Smith was born in Miami, FL, on July 31, 1971. He graduated in 1989 from Independence High School in Charlotte and received an associate degree in business from Central Piedmont Community College. He worked in specialty sales and as a certified Level 2 sommelier at Whole Foods Charleston.

Kully was an avid guitarist and music fan, with deep knowledge of numerous musical genres. He was passionate about history, movies, and travel. Kully was a devoted caregiver to his mother, whom he adored.

His beautiful presence will be greatly missed by family and friends.