Smith, Harold

Written by David Green.

Harold H. Smith, 82, of Morenci, Mich., died May 27, 2007 at Bixby Medical Center.

He was born Jan. 11, 1925, in Onsted, Mich., to Harold and Vesta (Smith) Smith. He married Marjorie Smith in Canandaigua on Dec. 6, 1958. She preceded him in death Jan 18, 1991.

Harold was raised in the Onsted area. He was a dairy farmer until the late 1960s. He retired from Ford Motor Company after 22 years of service. He was a resident of Whispering Pines Adult Care Home in Adrian.

Harold is survived by a son, Robert (and Patricia) Smith of Morenci; five grandchildren, Charity, Brian, Adrianna, Emilee and Lauren; a brother, Larry Smith of Manitou Beach, Mich.; and many nieces and nephews. Besides his wife, he was preceded in death by his twin sister, Helen, and a sister, Verlene.

Funeral services are scheduled at 2 p.m. Friday at Anderson Funeral Home in Adrian. Burial will follow in Dover Center Cemetery. Visitation is planned from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. today (Thursday) at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Whispering Pines Adult Care Home.

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