Reese Smith, Jr. - Hall of Fame Inductee (2016)

Reese Smith, Jr.


- Founded Haury-Smith in 1954
- Major projects: River Planatation, Brentwood Pointe, Morningside
- Three ballparks named in his honor

“I want to congratulate the Middle Tennessee Homebuilders’ Association for choosing Reese Smith, Jr. for induction in its inaugural Hall of Fame. Reese’s hard work, integrity and generosity set a powerful example in our community. From humble beginnings, he built a great company and a better reputation. I’m honored to have called him a friend.“
-- Lamar Alexander

“Reese was symbolic of the backbone and determination of the HBAMT. A self-made man who made hard work and good judgement his daily routine.”     
--  Tom White