Denny J. Smith, 76, of Roseville, passed away at 2:50 A.M., Friday, July 31, 2009 at Genesis Good Samaritan Medical Center after a 6 year courageous battle with cancer. Denny was a retired carpenter of Local 200 for 40 plus years and was a member of Church of Christ in Christian Union in New Lexington. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Shirley M. Whitehouse Smith; children, Bobbi (James) Walters, Daniel (Mary) Smith, Kevin (Beverly) Smith, and Timmy (Amy) Smith; 9 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; his brother, Jim (Carol) Smith and numerous nieces and nephews. Denny was preceded in death by his parents, Ford and Mary Smith; his son, Randy J. Smith; his brothers, Wayne Smith and Terry Smith; sister, Nancy Greer and brother-in-law, John Greer.
Denny will be remembered for his strength in fighting this terrible disease and never meeting a stranger. Friends may call from 2-4 & 6-8 P.M. Sunday, August 2, 2009, at GOEBEL FUNERAL HOME, 36 N. BUCKEYE ST., CROOKSVILLE, where funeral services will be held at 11 A.M. Monday August 3, 2009 with Pastor Daniel Greer officiating. The family would like to thank all the special people who cared for Denny. You may read the Obituary and sign the Online Register Book at www.goebelfuneralhome.com