Obituary for Michael Smith
Date of Death: 8/28/2002
Services for Michael Smith, 50, of Kaufman were held 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 30, 2002, at First Assembly of God Church in Kaufman with the Rev. James Michael Smith officiating. Interment followed at Shiloh Cemetery in Kaufman under the direction of Eubank Funeral Homes Inc. of Canton. Mr. Smith died Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2002, in Kaufman following a long illness. he was born Nov. 23, 1951, in Kaufman to William Smith and Mary Beth Pippins Jones. He was Baptist by faith. He served two years as fire marshall of Kaufman County, and liked to read, paint, listen to music and work with computers, but his job was his favorite. He graduated from Mabank High School. Survivors include wife, Robin Renee Smith of Kaufman; sons and daughter-in-law, Brad and Jennifer Smith of Malvern, Ark., Jonathan Weishman of Kaufman, Jake Smith, Caleb Smith and Kenneth Smith, all of Kaufman; mother and step-father, Mary Beth and L.W. Jones of Kemp; brother, Bill Smith of Mabank; four grandchildren; other relatives and a host of friends. Visitation was from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, 2002, at the funeral home.