Charles “C.H.” Smith

Charles “C.H.” Smith, 85, of Walnut Ridge, passed away Thursday, July 5, 2018 at home. Mr. Smith was born in Fender, AR., on April 30, 1933. He was a retired owner and tool salesman of Charley’s Tools, he also worked at National Lock for 20 years. He enjoyed fishing and gardening. He was of the Freewill Baptist faith. On December 20, 1952, he married his wife of 65 years Louise (Hollis) Smith. She survives. Other survivors include his children Sherry Jean Perreault of Nashville, TN., David Ray Smith of Bakersfield, CA., Sandra Louise Smith of Sarasota, FL., Jerry Lee Smith of Visalia, CA., Jeremiah Charles Smith of Joplin, MO., James C. Smith of Wyoming, Vicki Lynn Mathieu of Rockford, IL.; siblings L.V. Smith of Light, AR., Ruby Williams of Granite City, IL., Barbara Graham of Sterling, IL., Elton Smith of Logansport, LA.; 18 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his daughter Brenda Kay Smith; parents James William and Mellie Gertrude (Johnson) Smith; and siblings J.W. Smith, Opal Robins, Jewel Ward and Pearl Rosselot. Visitation was held July 11, 2018 at Ermert Funeral Home in Corning. Funeral services were held July 11, 2018 at 1:00 PM in the Ermert Funeral Home Chapel. Burial followed at Corning Cemetery. Online condolences:

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