Jesse A. Smith of Danville died April 15. He was 72.
Born Sept. 21, 1941, in Aroma, He was the son of the late Hubert Leslie and Ottie Pearl (Marcum) Smith. His parents were married Nov. 27, 1940.
He married Janet Lucille Eggers on July 2, 1960. She preceded him in death in 1996.
Mr. Smith was a member of the Covenant Grace Fellowship Church in North Salem.
Survivors include sons, Dennis (Debbie) Smith of Greencastle and Gary (Trecia) Smith of Reelsville; daughters, Diana (Oscar) Hatcher of Danville and Kristi Boyer of Coatesville; brothers, Leroy (Susie) Smith of North Salem and Hubert (Glenda) Smith Jr. of North Salem; sisters, Mary Strietelmeier of Jamestown, Anna (Ronnie) Clements of Jamestown, and Judy Smith of Jamestown; 11 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. April 19 in Porter Funeral Home in North Salem with Hubert Smith Sr. officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. April 18 in the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made online at www.porterfuneralhome.us.