Stanley Smith

Stanley SmithStanley Owen Smith, 73, of Rushville died at 7:39 a.m. Jan. 24, 2018, at Heritage Manor South in Beardstown.

He was born Aug. 11, 1944, in Macomb, a son of Charles D. and Lillie I. Woodford Smith. He married Barbara Trone on June 19, 1966, in Rushville. She survives.

Also surviving are two daughters, Sherri Smith of Florida and Staci (and Darren) Frank of Princeton; one brother, Ivan Smith of Rushville; one sister, Joyce Chaplin of Walled Lake, Mich.; and three grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Barbara Spencer; and one brother, Lynn Smith.

He farmed when he was a young man. He owned and operated Smith Construction for over 25 years. After retiring from construction work, he served as Buena Vista Township Road Commissioner until ill health forced him to retire for good.

Worthington Funeral Home in Rushville is in charge of arrangements.


Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 1/31/2018


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