Mr. Smith was born in Akron, where he lived most of his life, the son of Charles and Fannie Smith. He had lived in Suffield the past 11 years.
He was employed with Millar Elevator Service Co. He was U.S. Marine Corps veteran.
Survivors include his wife of 11 years, Betty; sons, Michael (Connie Fabian) Smith of Cuyahoga Falls, Deron (Josette) Simpson of Suffield, and Dustin Simpson of Morocco; daughters, Mrs. Steve (Lisa) Glintz of Dover, Mrs. Rusty (Terri) Mason of Cuyahoga Falls, and Dana Simpson of Suffield; four grandchildren; brother, Charles "Emmit" King of Sandusky; and sisters Rene Morris of Stow and Sandra McIntyre of Edinburg.
Calling hours will be held from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the
Hopkins-Lawver Funeral Home, Mogadore Chapel, where services will be at
11 a.m. Monday with the Rev. William D. Lee officiating. Burial will be
in Hillside Memorial Park, where military rites will be