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April 26, 1929 - November 9, 2017
A funeral service for Farris Guinn Smith, age 88, of Frankston, is scheduled at 2 o’clock in the afternoon Monday, November 13, 2017 at Assembly of God Church in Frankston with Rev. J.A. Griffin and Rev. Mike Griffin. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. Services are under the direction of Autry Funeral Home in Frankston.
Mr. Smith passed away Thursday, November 9, 2017 in Tyler.
Farris was born April 26, 1929 in Chandler, Texas to Milton and Josie (Weesner) Smith.
He was a member of the Assembly of God Church in Frankston.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Wilburn Smith.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 64 years, Charlene Smith of Frankston; son, Terry Smith and wife Kim of LaRue; daughters, Cheryl Socia of Jacksonville, Sandra King of Frankston; brothers, O’Neal Smith of Frankston, James Smith of Houston. He is also survived by seven grandchildren, Joe Smith, William Hiser, Susie Rottenberg, Jana Canady, Jessica Smith, Melanie Standifer and Jeanne Finley; 12 great-grandchildren, Sarah Nichols, Annabell Nichols, Jacob Bass, Ryan Standifer, Natalie Standifer, Eli Canady, Savannah Canady, Ashylin Gibson, Jaycee Gibson, John Finley, Nathan Finley, Trey Nichols; and several nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be William Hiser, Jason Canady, Ben Hanes, Ken Finley, Wayne Clark and Don Paul Shepard.
Rather than customary condolences, memorials may be made to Hospice of East Texas 4111 University Blvd., Tyler, Texas 75701.
Autry Funeral Home - Frankston
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