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Billy D Giles Smith

Lexington, Cleveland County, Oklahoma, USA
Death 26 Nov 2017 (aged 103)
Lawton, Comanche County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Lawton, Comanche County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 76839847 · View Source
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Funeral service for Billy D. Smith will be 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 29, 2017 in the Becker-Rabon Funeral Home Chapel with Steve Burns officiating.

Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens.

The family will greet friends from 6-8 pm Tuesday at the funeral home.

Billy D. Smith, age 103, Lawton, passed away Sunday, November 26, 2017 in Lawton. She was born October 21, 1914 in Lexington, Oklahoma to Thomas and Viola Collins Giles. She married Leeman James “Jim” Smith on May 25, 1936 in Garden City, Kansas. He preceded her in death on November 13, 1995.

During World War II she worked in an airplane factory in Santa Ana, California. She and her husband owned and operated Smith Grocery in Medicine Park from 1951 to 1956. She then worked at Wackers, Katy K Meat Company and for Paul Beaty Office Equipment until her retirement.
Billy was a member of First Baptist Church, Lawton.

She is survived by her son, Leeman James Smith, Jr., Tulsa; a daughter and son-in-law, Viola Faye and Bill Burns, Lawton; five grandchildren, Mike Burns and wife Beth, Topeka, Kansas, Steve Burns and wife Jalyn, Ft. Worth, Texas, Kim Robinson, Lawton, Kevin Smith, Tulsa and Jim Smith and wife Teresa, Lexington, South Carolina; 14 great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.

Her parents, her husband, five sisters, two brothers and a daughter-in-law, Elizabeth, preceded her in death.

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  • Created by: David Woody
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 76839847
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Billy D Giles Smith (21 Oct 1914–26 Nov 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 76839847, citing Sunset Memorial Gardens, Lawton, Comanche County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by David Woody (contributor 46846767) .