David L. SMITH

News Death Notice

SMITH, David L. Age 59, of West Chester, Ohio, passed away Sunday, April 28, 2013 at West Chester Hospital where he had been a patient for 19 days. He was born July 8, 1953 in Wolfe County, Kentucky and lived most of his life in Ohio. He was employed at Youngstown Sheet and Tube and then as a steel worker for Middletown Tubing. His membership in Team Hammertone Hunting Club in Jackson, Ohio, was very important to him. Preceding him in death was his father, Lucian Smith, Jr. He is survived by three children, Jennifer M. Smith, Sean D. Smith (Sarah Fields), and Joshua A. Combs; three grandchildren, Tiaessa Gibson, Taylor Gibson and Skylar Smith; his mother, Edna Mae (Hayes) Smith; one sister, Brenda Williams, husband Steve; two brothers, Lucian Smith, wife Sharon and Mike Smith wife Angie; and several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles. Visitation will be Thursday, May 2, 2013 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Herr-Riggs Funeral Home, 210 S. Main St., Middletown. Funeral Services will be Friday, May 3, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Reginald Olson, officiating. Interment will be at Butler County Memorial Park, Trenton, Ohio. Arrangements by Herr-Riggs Funeral Home, 210 S. Main St., Middletown.

Published in Journal-News on Apr. 30, 2013