Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

December 28, 2012

Floyd A. “Smitty” Smith


— Floyd A. “Smitty” Smith of Clayton died Thursday at Manor Care Prestwick in Avon. He was 84.

Born July 12, 1928, in Indianapolis, he was the son of Otho and Betsy (Evans) Smith. He married his wife Geraldine in 1960. She preceded him in death in 2006.

Mr. Smith owned Allied Construction Company from 1972 until his retirement in 1997. He earned his General Equivalency Diploma while serving in the U.S. Army’s 82nd Airborne. His memberships included Hazelwood Christian Church.

Survivors include two sons, William and Floyd; four daughters, Theresa, Gaye, Lynn, and Joyce; a brother, James Smith; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He also was preceded in death by a son, Ronnie, in 2002 and a brother, Arthur Smith.

Services are 2 p.m. Dec. 31 in Hazelwood Christian Church, with visitation there for two hours prior to services. Burial will be in Clayton Cemetery.

Weaver & Randolph Funeral Home, Clayton, is in charge of arrangements.