Mr.Smiddy and the former Sue A Jones were married on Dec.23 1961 by Rev. Elvis Smiddy at the old Altona Bapist Church in Calvert City. Their attendants were Jack Smiddy and Sylvia Hill.
Mrs. Smiddy is the daughter of Louise Jones and the late Wesley Jones.
Mr.Smiddy is retired from Meadwestvaco.He is the son of the late Rev. Elvis and Myrtle Smiddy.
They have three children, Mark Alan Smiddy of Benton, Terri Sue Hart of Nashville, Ill. and Shannon Smiddy of Benton. They also have two grandchildren and one great grandchild.