Clyde E. Smith age 91, rural Portland passed away Saturday afternoon at his residence. He was born in Portland September 7, 1922 the son of Ara R. and Ruth A. (Caster) Smith. He was married June 13, 1942 to Edna M. Tucker who survives. He was retired from Sheller Globe in Portland after thirty six years. He was a member of Portland Moose Lodge.
Surviving are one son Tom Smith of Portland., Two daughters Mrs. Gary ( Sue) Trobridge of Portland and Mrs. Robert (Brenda) DeWitt of Portland, Two sisters Freeda Fiely of Portland and Thelma Bock of Portland, Sister in law Marilyn Smith of Portland, Seven grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren
Funeral services will be Wednesday at 10:00 A.M. in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home with Pastor Jeff Horsman presiding. Burial will follow in the Gravel Hill Cemetery in Bryant. Visitation will be Tuesday from 3:00 – 7:00 P.M. in lieu of flowers memorials can be made to State of the Heart Hospice.