Walter Randel Smith passed away Feb. 6, 2016. A visitation for Mr. Smith will be held on Friday, Feb. 12, 2016. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Davis-Morris Funeral Home. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016 at Cedar Point Cemetery, with Chaplain David Williams officiating.
Walter Randel Smith was born in Brownwood on Jan. 11, 1942 to Walter Randel and Luene Smith. He lived in Brookesmith. Randel was a member of Victory Baptist Church. He worked at 3M Company for 32 years. He attended Tarleton University for two years. Mr. Smith attended Texas A&M University and was a member of the Texas National Guard for six years.
Mr. Smith is survived by two step-children, James Roy Bradley and wife Sherry Beth of Brookesmith, and Oneta Denise Burch and husband Randy of Thermopolis, Wyo.; grandchildren, Jim Bob Bradley and wife Angie, Jamie Tunnel and husband Curt of Blanket, Sybil Frances Mitchell of Tecumseh, Okla., Juston Bien and wife Heather of Tecumseh, Okla.; great-grandchildren, Cody Mitchell, Sharon ‘Shu Shu’ Bradley, Caleb Bradley, Hayden Tunnell, Brayson Tunnell, Travon Bien and Kaitlyn Bien.
Mr. Smith was preceded in death by his wife, Frances; his parents; and a sister, Elane. All aunts and uncles of the Smith family are deceased. We were very close to Tony Smith, we miss you.
Services for Mr. Smith are under the direction of Davis-Morris Funeral Home. Condolences for the family may be left online at www.davismorrisfuneralhome.com.