COLUMBUS – Jeff Smith, a retired commercial roofer of Columbus, succumbed peacefully to cancer comforted by family at his side; Kay (mother) and David Mills of Wheelersburg, Gene (father) and Angie Smith of Avon Park, FL, and Michael (brother) and Gloria Smith of Louisville, KY. One week prior to his death, Jeff embraced Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior. As a former, long time resident of New Boston, Jeff enjoyed electronics and the Buckeyes.
He is survived by his son (Jeffrey Lee) and grandson (Jeff) both of Columbus and was preceded in death by grandparents Lena and Clayton Smith.
Celebration of life will be noon Saturday, February 22, 2014, at D.W. SWICK FUNERAL HOME IN NEW BOSTON, with Pastor Ken Mosser of Sunbury, Ohio, officiating. A gathering of friends will be on Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon at the funeral home.
Condolences to dwswickfuneralhome.com.