Harold Clayton Smith, 87, of Cabool, Missouri, passed away on Saturday, January 12, 2013. at his home.
He was born on July 18, 1925 in Eunice, Missouri, the son of the late James and Lena (Garrison) Smith.
Harold was a hard worker all of his life; he worked for the railroad in St. Louis for many years and was a firefighter for the City of Cabool. He loved the outdoors, hunting, fishing and camping, but most of all he loved his children and grandchildren.
Harold was preceded in death by his parents, four sisters and two brothers.
He is survived by his two children, Jennifer Smith of Cabool and Robert Smith of Norwood, Missouri; two brothers, Herbert Smith of Cabool and Charles Smith of Elk Creek, Missouri; 11 grandchildren, Austin, Autum, and Kyleigh Sigears of Cabool, Chelsea Cloven of West Plains, Missouri, Brennan, Taylor and Bailee Smith of Mtn. Grove, Missouri, and Seth, Tylar, Ethan and Hallie Lanzini of Norwood, Missouri; numerous nephews, nieces and other relatives and friends who will miss him very much.
Graveside services will be at 2:00 p.m. Friday, January 18, 2013, at Union Chapel Cemetery near Eunice, with Rick Batten officiating. Pallbearers will be Robert Smith, Austin Sigears, Nathan Smith, Mike Sigears, Autum Sigears and Kyleigh Sigears. Interment will be in Union Chapel Cemetery under the direction of Elliott-Gentry-Carder Funeral Home of Cabool.
Online condolences may be made at www.egcfuneralhome.com.