THOMPSON-FARUS FUNERAL HOME
Raymond G. Smith, 74, of Shady Lane, Blue Rock, passed away 9:38 am, January 20th 2011 at his residence.
Raymond was born in Columbus, May 25, 1936 the son of the late James Smith & Sarah (Welch) Smith Stoneburner. He retired after numerous years working as a self employed truck driver, he was an avid fisherman and enjoyed watching the boats on the river from the deck of their river front home.
Raymond is survived by his wife of 53 years, Rose Smith whom he married July 15, 1957; his children Linda Hill (Albert Barnett) of Zanesville, Raymond (Cyrilla) Smith Jr. of Blue Rock, Sarah Mullin of Zanesville and Paul (Brenda) Smith of Zanesville; 10 Grandchildren, several Great Grandchildren, a sister Linda Morgan of Zanesville and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Raymond is preceded in death by a son-in-law Steven Mullin and a granddaughter Vickie Ellen Smith.
Visitations will be 2 to 4 pm Sunday January 23, 2011 at the Thompson-Farus Funeral Home, Duncan Falls.
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