David Charles Smith

David Charles Smith

David C. Smith, 74, of Ball, passed away on November 12, 2012 in Alexandria. A memorial service celebrating his life will be held by his family at 2:00 P.M. on Saturday, November 17, 2012 at Pinehurst Baptist Church, 484 Daniels Rd., Ball.

Mr. Smith retired from the US Navy as an aviation electrician. He loved to fish, hunt, and ride his motorcycles. He also loved spending time with his family and friends.

Mr. Smith is survived by his loving wife, Doris J. Smith, of Ball; sons, Charles"Chuck" Smith, of Ball, and Damein Delrie, of Little Rock, Arkansas; daughters, Wanda Smith-Lee, of Front Royal, Virginia , Joni Waltermyer, of Ball, and Stephanie Brossett, of Ball; brothers, Bud Smith, of Gardner, and Lester "Flumpy" Speights, of Ball; sister JoAnn Knight, of Mechanicsville, Tennessee. He is also survived by five grand children and nine great grandchildren.

A special thanks to the staff of Rapides Regional Medical Center for their care and support during his illness.

Online condolences for the Smith family may be sent to www.forestlawn-pineville.com.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Pinehurst Baptist Church, P.O. Box 277, Ball, LA 71405.


Published in The Town Talk on Nov. 16, 2012