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Mr. Ralph Donald Smith, age 75, of Umpire, died Friday, June 5, 2015


dove with window and crossMr. Ralph Donald Smith, age 75, a resident of Umpire, Arkansas, died Friday, June 5, 2015, in National Park Medical Center, Hot Springs, Arkansas. He was born August 24, 1939 in Mineola, Arkansas.
He was a retired logger and farmer and was a member of the Midway Church of Christ.
He was preceded in death by his father, Calvin Smith; and a son, Michael Todd Smith.
Mr. Smith is survived by his wife, Verna Krantz Smith; one son and daughter-in-law, Rickey and Melody Smith; his mother, Inez Parsons Smith; one brother, Mack Smith, all of Umpire; one sister, Mary Lou Golden of Texarkana; and a number of nieces, nephews and a special friend, Toots Krantz.
Funeral services for Mr. Smith will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, June 8, 2015 in the Midway Church of Christ with Bro. Travis Lane officiating. Burial will follow in Saline Cemetery, under the direction of Wilkerson Funeral Home in Dierks.
The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m., Sunday, June 7, 2015, at the funeral home in Dierks.
You may register on-line at www.wilkersonfuneralhomes.com

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