|Birth: ||Aug. 7, 1945|
|Death: ||Jun. 2, 2008|
Charles Kenneth Smith, 62, of Valley Mills, Texas, passed away at his residence June 2, 2008, after a lengthy illness. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Monday, June 9, at Central Texas Veteran Cemetery in Killeen with full military honors under the direction of Foss Funeral Home.
Chuck was born in Vincennes, Ind., to Howard and Mary Katherine (Myers) Smith. He attended Hill Junior College and Baylor University. He was a U.S. Army veteran, having served in Vietnam, receiving a Purple Heart, two Bronze Stars and other military honors. He married Jana Tidwell on Aug. of 1970, in Waco. He worked in communications, having worked for Southwestern Bell, GTE, ICS, and Custom Telephones. Charles was a very devoted husband, father, and grandfather.
Survivors include his wife, Jana Smith; daughters, Lesley Limon and husband, Anthony, and Kelly Smith; sons, Casy Smith and wife, Jessica, and Lance Platt and wife, Elaine; grandchildren, Lacy, Taylor, Cassie, Kelsey, Isabella, Alexandria, Alli and Landen; mother, Mary Katherine Smith; sisters, Pamela Smith and Kathy Smith; and many other family members and friends.
Waco Tribune-Herald: 6/8/2008...A3
Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery
Created by: Ruth M. Brown
Record added: Jun 08, 2008
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