JERRY L. SMITH
Mr. Jerry L. Smith, 72, of Quincy died at 11:18 a.m. Tuesday (May 28, 2013) in his home.
Born January 15, 1941 in Durham, Missouri he was the son of Jedediah and Ruby Bross Smith.
Jerry enjoyed gardening, woodworking and trap shooting . He served his country in the United States Navy.
Mr. Smith was employed as a machinist at Harris Corporation for several years until his retirement.
Survivors include a son, Joshua Smith of Columbia, MO; a daughter, Angel Smith of Quincy and a sister, Geraldine Smith of Quincy. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Tara Smith; a brother, Jimmy Smith and a sister Irene Baskett.
A memorial service will be held Monday afternoon at 1:00 in the Embassy Room at Town and Country Inn & Suites. Mr. Smith has donated his body to medical science.
Memorials may be made to Unity of Quincy.
The Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.