Herbert Hoover Smith (Smitty), 84, of Catawba, passed away peacefully at his home Tuesday, June 25, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Bertha Smith; sisters, Arlene Davis, Lucille Gaylor; brother, Richard Smith. He is survived by his loving wife of 55 years Deanna Smith "Dee"; son, Herb Smith II; daughter and son-in-law, Lisha and Chris Barker; devoted brother, James O. Smith "Boots"; sister, Virginia Patterson; special sister-in-law, Audrey Doyle; and special friend, Ann Singh.
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A graveside service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, June 29, 2013, in Sherwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Friday, June 28, 2013, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Lotz Funeral Home Salem. Send online condolence to www.lotzfuneralhome.com.
Published in Roanoke Times from June 27 to June 28, 2013