DENISON - Alford "Red" Smith, 81, passed
away Wednesday, July 28, 2010 at Clyde W. Cosper Texas State Veterans Home
Funeral services for Red will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, August
2, 2010 at the Chapel at Fairview Cemetery, 1501 State Hwy. 91 North, Denison
with James T. Welch officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior
to the service at the cemetery chapel.
Red was born February 14, 1929 in Denison, the son of A. L. Smith
and Mary Agnes Murray. He was a custodian for First Baptist Church in Denison
for many years and was in the U.S. Army from 1951 to 1953.
He is survived by a niece, Peggy Haff of Phoenix, Ariz. He was preceded
in death by his parents; sister, Juanita Starkey and brother, Linnie Smith.
Arrangements are entrusted to the care and direction of Bratcher
Funeral Home, 401 W. Woodard Street, Denison, Texas 75020. For further
information, please call the funeral home at (903) 465-2323
The Herald Democrat, August 1, 2010