Peterson Funeral Chapel

            Billy F. Smith, 90, of Aurora passed away Sunday, November 27, 2016 in the Ozarks Methodist Manor in Marionville.

            He was born to Walter and Eulah Hammond Smith on December 13, 1925 in Mountain Grove, MO.  He was a minister for 50 years, a retired carpenter and a. U.S. Navy Veteran.

            Survivors include 3 sons, Wayne Smith and wife, Jane of Aurora, Gary Smith of Richland, MO. and Jerry Smith and wife, Martha of Aurora; 1 brother, Gene Smith of Marionville; 2 sisters, Marge Caster of Leawood, KS. and Emily Bolin of Oronogo, MO.; 9 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren and 5 great-great-grandchildren.

            He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Thelma; 5 brothers, Charles, Jim, Howard, Joe and Fred Smith; and 1 sister, Alice Johnson; and 1 daughter-in-law, Donna Smith.

            Graveside services will be held Wednesday, November 30 at 12:30 p.m. in Mars Hill Cemetery under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel.  

‚Äč            Visitation will be held Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. in the funeral home.