Glenn Smith, 78, of Cave City, Ark., died Jan. 8, 2008, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born May 18, 1929, at Eutopia, Ark., to Ike and Enid Smith.
He was a United States Army veteran having served in Korea. He worked for House and House Construction in Batesville until he retired. He was of the Baptist faith.Survivors include: his wife of 47 years Shirley Smith of the home; two sons, Mark Smith and Robin Smith both of Cave City; one daughter, Nancy Deckard of Batesville; three brothers, Don Smith of Wenatchee, Wash., Jairl Smith of Wichita, Kan. and Joe Smith of Cave City; one sister, Maggie Philpott of Sulphur Springs, Ark.; six grandchildren, Byron Turner, Lauren Smith, Ethan Smith, Olivia Smith, Garrett Smith and Riley Smith; several nieces; nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers and one sister.Funeral services were held Jan. 11 at the Qualls Funeral Home Chapel in Cave City with Bro. Bobby Sanders officiating. Burial followed in the Eutopia Cemetery located west of Cave City with arrangements under the direction of Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City.Pallbearers were his nephews, Gale Smith, Shane Smith, Dale Williams, Adam Robbins, Dustin Robbins and Jerry Medlock.Honorary pallbearers were Michael Light, Jerry Campbell, Bob Campbell, Ronnie McSpadden, James Sellers, Bill Lawson, Calvin Lasister, Glen Ray Hawkins, Terry Hawkins, Howard House, Eddie House, Mark Lamberth and Dr. Andy Davidson.