Hundreds of fire fighters mourn 'Mr Bulga' Errol Smith at funeral service

EMOTIONAL MORNING: An estimated 100 members of the NSW Rural Fire Service formed a guard of honour at the funeral service for Errol Smith this morning.
EMOTIONAL MORNING: An estimated 100 members of the NSW Rural Fire Service formed a guard of honour at the funeral service for Errol Smith this morning.

An estimated 100 members of the NSW Rural Fire Service formed a guard of honour at the funeral service of Errol Smith at the All Saints Church, Singleton, on Thursday January 10.

Members who had travelled as far as Canberra and Lismore to attend the service stood at full attention to pay their final mark of respects.

Group Officer Colin Scriven then accompanied the funeral procession down High Street and (then) Goulburn Street with his bagpipe tribute.

Mr Smith passed away at age 76 on Sunday (see full story).