John Smith Obituary

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John G. Smith

April 30, 1926 - March 15, 2014
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John G. "Smitty" Smith, 87, Kansas City North, passed peacefully on March 15, 2014. Visitation will take place on Tuesday, March 18, from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at McGilley Antioch Chapel, 3325 NE Vivion Road, Kansas City. Burial will be Wednesday March 19 at 11:00 AM at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, MO. John was born April 30, 1926 in Holden, MO to Frank and Nancy Smith. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was retired from General Motors. He was preceded in death by his wife of 35 years, Erelene Smith and a second wife, Blanche Smith. He leaves a daughter, Marlene (Randy) Lash of Tennessee and son JR (Suzie) Smith...
John G. "Smitty" Smith, 87, Kansas City North, passed peacefully on March 15, 2014. Visitation will take place on Tuesday, March 18, from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at McGilley Antioch Chapel, 3325 NE Vivion Road, Kansas City. Burial will be Wednesday March 19 at 11:00 AM at Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, MO.

John was born April 30, 1926 in Holden, MO to Frank and Nancy Smith. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was retired from General Motors. He was preceded in death by his wife of 35 years, Erelene Smith and a second wife, Blanche Smith.

He leaves a daughter, Marlene (Randy) Lash of Tennessee and son JR (Suzie) Smith of Roeland Park, two grandchildren, Jacob (Jamie) Smith and Caleb (Lyndsey) Smith and six great-grandchildren. He is survived by his wife, Carleta Smith, of the home and two granddaughters, Corissa and Ciara Tate.

He was a long-time member of Winnwood Methodist Church, and more recently McMurry United Methodist Church, and American Legion Post #0626 in Gladstone.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the or North Care Hospice House. Arr. McGilley Antioch Chapel.

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