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Don W. Smith

January 15, 1942 ~ June 14, 2017 (age 75)

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Donald W. Smith, 75 of Eldon, Missouri passed away Wednesday, June 14, 2017 at Eldon Nursing & Rehab in Eldon, Missouri.  He was born January 15, 1942 in Buffalo, Missouri the son of the late Bert and Myrtle (Chastain) Smith.  On November 19, 1965 in Springfield, Missouri he was united in marriage to Peggy Lou (Webster) Smith who preceded him in death on October 20, 2009.


Sons, Duane Lee & Vicky Smith of Camdenton, MO; Dale Lynn Smith of Dallas, TX; Don Paul & Jennifer Smith of Camdenton, MO

Three Grandchildren, Adam Duane; Joshua Lee & Carter Isaiah

Five Great Grandchildren

Sisters, Irene Stafford of Buffalo, MO; Pat Deckard (John) of Macks Creek, MO

Brothers, Danny Smith (Lenette) of Macks Creek, MO; Dennis Smith (Sandra) of Buffalo, MO; Daryl Smith (Sandra) of TX

Several  Nieces & Nephews

A brother, Bob Smith, and a sister, Jane Hagar preceded him in death.

Don was a member of the Bible Way Church of Eldon, MO and was employed as an over the road truck driver for forty years.

Visitation will be Saturday, June 17, 2017 from 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM at Phillips Funeral Home of Eldon, MO with the Funeral Service beginning at 2:00 PM with Brother Bob Hoskins officiating.  Burial will follow at Pleasant Hill Cemetery near Camdenton, MO.

Memorials in his name are suggested to the Donor’s Choice.

Arrangements are under the direction and care of Phillips Funeral Home of Eldon, MO.   

 Service Information

June 17, 2017

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Phillips Funeral Home
211 South Oak St.
California, MO 65018

Funeral Service
June 17, 2017

2:00 PM
Phillips Funeral Home
5 South Oak St.
Eldon, MO 65026

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