October 2, 1943 - January 5, 2017
Funeral services for Mr. William "Bill" Smith, 73, of Henderson, will be held at 2 PM on Monday, January 9, 2017 in the chapel of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home with Rev. Matt Gholson officiating. Interment will follow at Rusk County Memorial Gardens under the direction of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 3 pm to 5 pm, Sunday, January 8, 2017 at the funeral home. Mr. Smith passed away January 5, 2017, at his residence. He was born October 2, 1943 in Ringgold, LA, to Charles Jeremiah and Hazel Elizabeth Bishop Smith. Mr. Smith was a retired Millwright for International Paper and after retirement he drove a log truck for Mike Robertson and Robert Porter. He served his country in the United States Air Force during the Vietnam War. He was a member of Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church and was also a 32nd Degree Master Mason. Mr. Smith was preceded in death by his parents, Charles Jeremiah and Hazel Elizabeth Bishop Smith; wife, Shirley Smith; sister, Mary Catherine Savage; and brother, Charles Jeremiah Smith, Jr. He is survived by his wife, Dawn Glover Smith of Henderson; daughters, Tina Garner and husband Fallon of Henderson, Stephanie Ballow and husband Scooter of Henderson, Monica Smith of Euless, Jennifer Stephenson and husband Billy of Magnolia, AR, Jamie Stephens and husband Terry of Minden, LA, Jessica English and husband Mark of Henderson; sister, Patricia Smith Pridgen of Keithville, LA; father-in-law, Floyd Glover, Jr.; grandchildren, Paisley Costlow and husband Jeremy, Preston Garner and wife Cayla, Paxton Garner, Paige Dorsey and husband Mark, Katrina Cortes and husband Kevin, Kira Ford, Bryan Stuckey, Matthew Stuckey, Macy Anderson, Maddie Jo Stephens, Meaghan English, Mia English; great-grandchildren, Preslie Costlow, Sadie Costlow, Cohen Costlow, Graham Costlow, Eli Dorsey, Isaac Cortes, and Ethan Stuckey; and a host of nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be Mark Dorsey, Preston Garner, Paxton Garner, Jeremy Costlow, Bryan Stuckey, and Matthew Stuckey. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Angel Care Hospice, 702 FairPark Drive, Suite 102, Henderson, TX 75654, or Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church, 3754 FM 3310 South, Henderson, TX 75654. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.crawfordacrim.com.
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