Ray Radford Smith of Dixon passed away January 8, 2013 at the age of 102 years. Ray was born November 18, 1910 in Dixon, MO the son of Joseph Smith and Bertha Mae Aaron. Ray loved the outdoors, hunting, fishing, and enjoyed watching the Saint Louis Cardinals. Ray worked in house construction for many years.
Ray was preceded in death by his parents, his wives, Anna Schalageter Smith and Barbara Smith; 5 brothers: Fred, Woodrow, Harold, Lewis, and Joseph (Doris) Smith, 4 sisters: Alfreda Foster, Mattie Krafczik, Georgia Sams, and Rose Smith, 2 daughters: Joyce Mink and Shirley Miller.
Ray is survived by his 3 daughters, Joann Parks of Osage Beach; Sharon Gammon of North Carolina, Anna Bryant and significant other Edward Torres of Dixon; his son Joe Smith of Lebanon; also 12 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren and numerous great-great grandchildren
Visitation will be Monday, February 11, 2013 from 5:00pm to7:00pm at Teague And Sons Funeral Home in Newburg, MO.
Funeral service will be Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 11:00am at Teague And Sons Funeral Home in Newburg, MO.
Interment will be Pisgah Cemetery in Dixon, Missouri. All arrangements were made under the direction of the Teague And Sons Funeral Home in Newburg, Missouri.