Mr. Smith served in the US Navy and retired from Seaboard Railroad System. He was a charter member of the Marston Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his son Ralph Felton Smith, Jr. in 2004.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, March 7, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. at Marston Baptist Church with Dr. Jim Ritter officiating. Entombment will follow at Richmond Co. Memorial Park Mausoleum with military honors.
Surviving, His wife, Doris Alden Smith of the home. A daughter, Doris Anne Smith Moon and husband Jim of Pinehurst. A grandson, Mark Alden Moon of Baltimore, MD and two great-grandchildren Aldan and Colin Moon. A sister, Juanita McNeil of Marston. Two brothers, Claude Felton Smith and Jimmy Smith, both of Marston.
The family will receive friends Friday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Watson-King Funeral Home in Rockingham.
Memorials may be made to Marston Baptist Church, 109 Cashion St. Marston, NC 28363 or American Heart Association- Mid-Atlantic Affiliate, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen,VA 23058-5216.
Online condolences may be made at www.watson-kingfuneralhome.com
Watson-King Funeral Home in Rockingham is serving the Smith family.
— Paid obituary
Richmond County Daily Journal
Friday, March 6, 2009