Mr. Smith was a retired laborer from a battery plant and was of the Baptist faith.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James Bunk Smith and Aggie (Edwards) Smith. He was also preceded in death by his first wife Shirley Jean (Noles) Smith.
He is survived by his companion, Lillian P. Reid of Benton; one son, James Glenn Smith of Benton; two sisters, Rebecca Woodruff of Cadiz, and Freida Rowley of Benton; two grandchildren, Felisia Brewer of Benton and Derek Smith of Benton; and three great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at Collier Funeral Chapel at 2:00 p.m. today, January 24, with Rev. Joe Daryl Thorn officiating. Interment will be at Marshall Co. Memory Gardens in Benton.
The family asks that memorial contributions be made to the charity of your choice.