Amos L. Smith Jr. (1933 - 2012)


Amos L. Smith Jr., 78, of Ramsey, died on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday at Miller Funeral Home in Ramsey, with the Rev. Larry O'Dell officiating. Burial will be in Ramsey Cemetery in Ramsey. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home. Memorials: or the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. Online condolences may be shared at
Mr. Smith was born on Dec. 31, 1933, in Wood River, the son of Amos Lee Sr. and Effie L. Lloyd Smith. He married Madonna Belle Carter on Aug. 8, 1952, in Ramsey.
He is survived by his wife; son, Timothy Smith and his wife Vicki of Chester; and daughter, Amy Smith of Maryland Heights, Mo.

Published in The Leader-Union from Sept. 13 to Sept. 20, 2012
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