Graveside services for Ronnie Smith, 59, of
Emory were held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 1, at Prospect Cemetery with
Bro. Bill Hamilton officiating.
Pallbearers were Chuck Strebeck, Andy Thornhill, Billy Mays, Bobby Essary,
Charles Milliken, Don Spencer, and Cory Smith.
Mr. Smith was born in Lone Oak to Herman and Billie Jean Conrad Smith.
He married Betty Sue Haney on April 10, 1965, in Rockwall. He performed
contract labor and was a Baptist.
Survivors include his wife; three sons, Ronald Smith of Wills Point, Troy
Smith of Chandler, and Rodney Smith of Emory; a brother, Randy Swindell of
Sherman; a sister, Jean Ann Presswood of Grand Saline; nine grandchildren,
Cory, Meagan, Ashley, Cody, Rodney, Jr., Mitchell, Tabitha, Lauren and
Heather; and a great-grandchild, Kyle.