Elmer "Dude" Smith

Provided by Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, Inc.

Service Summary

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Born: Tuesday, August 31, 1926
Died: Saturday, April 14, 2012

Elmer "Dude" Smith, 85, of the Milltown-Portland community in Adair County, died Saturday, April 14, 2012, at his residence.

He was born August 31, 1926 in Adair County to the late Ben & Annie Janes Smith. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Sally Shirley Smith on October 14, 2003, one son, Willard Smith, and one grandchild, David Smith. He was a member of Tarter's Chapel United Methodist Church and a farmer.

Survivors Include:
One Son - Steve "Cotton" (Ann) Smith of Portland
One Daughter - Peggy (Ralph) Burton of Liberty
Ten Grandchildren, 21 Great-Grandchildren & Two Great-Great-Grandchildren

Funeral Service - Monday, April 16, 2012 at 2:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. David Coffey officiating

Burial in Tarter's Chapel Cemetery

Visitation after 4:00 P.M., Sunday

Expressions of sympathy are requested to be in the form of a donation to Tarter's Chapel Cemetery Fund. These may be left at the funeral home.

Casket Bearers - Josh Smith, Jiggs Smith, Louis Smith, Randall Burris, Edwin Burton, Michael Burton, Travis Burton & Garry Downey

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements