Deo Gerald Smith, 1939 - 2019
Deo Gerald Smith was born April 10, 1939, to Seamon and Irene Smith in Bristow. He departed this life Feb. 24, 2019, at the age of 79 years, 10 months and 14 days.
He attended Gypsy Public Schools.
On May 23, 1959 Deo Gerald Smith and Wanda Florene McGuire were united in marriage. from this union were born three children, Edwin, Glenda and Roger.
Gerald was a dairy farmer and farmer who thoroughly enjoyed being outdoors on the farm. He also enjoyed spending time with his family.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Florene Smith, of the home; three children, Edwin Smith and wife, Renee, of Bristow; Glenda Noe and husband, Darrin, of Goodyear, Arizona and Roger Smith and wife, Tammy, of Bristow; eight siblings, Joyce Stubblefield, of Bristow, Louise Campbell ,of Bristow, Janice Kennedy, of Bixby, Clayton Smith, of Mannford, Charlie Smith, of Bristow, Melton Smith and wife Juanita, of Bristow, Nadine Plum and husband, Charles ,of Bristow, Jackie Smith and wife, Kathy, of Bristow; nine grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, twin brother Leo Merle Smith; brother, Seamon Smith; brother, Glen Dale Smith; sister, Nita Watts as well as infant baby Smith.
Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Friday, March 1, 2019, at the Gypsy Holiness Church with interment to follow at the Sunrise Cemetery near Kellyville.
Condolences can be sent to www.hutchinsmaplesfuneralhome.com.