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LTC Charles Raymond Smith

LTC Charles Raymond Smith

Birth
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 6 Nov 2012 (aged 86)
Burial Boise, Ada County, Idaho, USA
Memorial ID 100335131 · View Source
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Lt. Colonel Charles Raymond Smith, (RET.) of Nampa, Idaho, died Tuesday, November 6, 2012, at his home surrounded by loving family.

He was born November 8, 1926 in Philadelphia, PA. to Charles Raymond Smith Sr. and Evangeline Wise Smith. He spent his childhood years in Phoebus and Hampton, VA.

Charles served proudly in the US Army through WWII, Korea and Viet Nam, retiring in 1972 as Lt. Colonel.

He was lovingly called "Pop," grandpa, papa and Charlie by his family.

Charles was preceded in death by his wife, Wanda Smith, and is survived by his eight children: Shawnee Smith, Mike (Kathy) Williams, Sharon Pike, Jenine (Wayne) Stredwick, Steve Smith, Trey (Amy) Williams, Susan (Pete) Bradley and Scott Smith; 21 Grandchildren; 10 Great-grandchildren; sisters-in-law, Edna Coulthard and Kaitie Langston; and his two faithful dogs, Onynx and PeeWee.

The family requests in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the woundedwarriorsproject.org.

Memorial services will be held 1 p.m. Friday, November 9, 2012 in the Zeyer Funeral Chapel, 83 N. Midland Blvd. Nampa. 467-7300

Published in Idaho Press Tribune on November 8, 2012


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  • Created by: Barb
  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100335131
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for LTC Charles Raymond Smith (8 Nov 1925–6 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100335131, citing Idaho State Veterans Cemetery, Boise, Ada County, Idaho, USA ; Maintained by Barb (contributor 46936813) .