Smith, Timothy Scott
passed away at his home near Snowflake, AZ on Dec.10th, 2012. He was born in Tempe, AZ Sept. 20th, 1979 to Larry L. Smith and Nancy (Sanderson, Smith) Culver. He is survived by his mother, stepfather Sanford Culver, niece Andrea Culver, brother Troy Smith, niece Ashley Smith, sister Jennifer (Andrew) Caines, and nephews Cody and Neal Caines. Also survived by his grandmothers Ruth (Sanderson) Landers and Wilma Smith both of Mesa, Stepbrother Henry Powers, Stepsisters Vanessa Sorabella, Amanda Myer, and a host of relatives, and friends. Also his beloved dog Buddy. Tim was a 1999 graduate of Tempe Accelerated High School in Tempe, AZ. He later attended Rio Salado College completing courses in computer science and networking. He was Phi Theta Cappa in 2007. Tim later worked in the cable TV installation industry. He was preceded in death by his father Larry L. Smith of Mesa, Avondale, and later Snowflake and grandfathers Willis Sanderson MD, and Claude L. Smith both of Mesa. A memorial service will be held at the First United Methodist Church in Mesa (15 W. 1st Ave.) on 12-22-2012 at 2:00 P.M. in the Assembly room.
Published in The Arizona Republic on Dec. 19, 2012.