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Orville Harold Smith

September 29, 1940 - January 2, 2019

Bluffton, SC- Orville Harold Smith, passed away on Wednesday January 2, 2019 at his home in Bluffton, SC.
He was born on September 29, 1940 in Muncie, Indiana the son of Grace Elma (Wilson) Smith. Smith was a graduate of Muncie Central High School class of 1958.
He was in the US Army where he served as a Sergean…READ MORE

Bluffton, SC- Orville Harold Smith, passed away on Wednesday January 2, 2019 at his home in Bluffton, SC.
He was born on September 29, 1940 in Muncie, Indiana the son of Grace Elma (Wilson) Smith. Smith was a graduate of Muncie Central High School class of 1958.
He was in the US Army where he served as a Sergeant from 1963-1965 completing his service with the US Military. He worked for Borg Warner Automotive for 33 years on the assembly line with most of his work being completed in the S building. Orville had recently moved to Bluffton, SC to be closer to his grandsons while enjoying the warmer weather. Orville was a faithful father and husband who set an example for his son and grandsons that will impact generations to come. He loved his family, his cars, his western cowboy movies and the Lord.
He is survived by his wife of fifty years, Karon (Hancock) Smith, sister, Janet “Susie” Day (husband James) and brother, Fredrick “Ted” Smith (wife Linda); a son, Matthew Smith (wife Laura); two grandsons, Atticus Smith (5) and Waylon Smith (3).
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother Jerry Smith; and Sister Mary Jane Osborne.
Funeral Services will be Wednesday January 9, 2019 at 10:00 am in The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel. Burial will follow in Tomlinson Cemetery.
Family and friends may call from 4:00 until 7:00 pm on Tuesday January 8, 2019 at the mortuary.
His family have asked that you consider a gift to the American Diabetes Association.
American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 15829, Arlington, VA 22215. Please make all checks payable to: American Diabetes Association.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.meeksmortuary.com.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Service Information

Date: Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Time: 10:00 am

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Cemetery Information

Date: Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Tomlinson Cemetery

Address:

5301 S. State Road 67
Muncie, IN 47302


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