TICHNOR — Robert Dale Smith, age 53, of Tichnor, Ark. formerly of Warren, Ark. died Monday, July 1, at St. Vincent’s Medical Center, Little Rock, Ark.
He was born January 28, 1960 in Warren, Ark. a son of the late Robert Gordon Smith and Donna Rhea Loomis Smith. He received his education in the Warren Public School System and was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church. Dale was self employed as a Procurement Forester. Surviving is his wife Lesa Brewster Smith; three sons Justin Smith and wife Sarah Little Rock, AR, Hayden Smith and wife Ashley Arkadelphia, AR and Weston Smith, Little Rock, AR; A brother Michael Burkhardt and wife Shannon, Shreveport, La.; a sister Melinda Smith Reed and husband Ron, Tatum, Texas; two grandchildren Josie Smith, Warren, Ark. and Cole Smith, Little Rock, Ark.; four nephews Chad Stuart and wife Audrey, Lake Cherokee, Texas, Hunter Burkardt, Shreveport, La., Jaxon Head, Kilgore, Texas and Ryder Stuart, Lake Cherokee, Texas; a niece Carey Head and husband Jim, Kilgore, Texas. Dale was also preceded in death by his grandparents Travis James Loomis and Leola Langsford Loomis and John Fletcher Smith and Dolly Mae Sinclair Smith.
Funeral services 10:00 a.m. Saturday, July 6, at Immanuel Baptist Church. Burial in McFarland Cemetery at Banks, Ark. Visitation 6-8:00 p.m. Friday, July 5, at Frazer’s Funeral Home of Warren. Memorials preferred Immanuel Baptist Church or the Donald W. Reynolds YMCA. Online guestbook www.frazerfuneralhome.com.