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“To the Smith family,I am so sorry for your loss. I pray that God gives you peace and comfort during this difficult time.Psalms 83:18 ”
1 of 4 | Posted by: Ashley - AR

“Us miss Larry smith. Him a son in eart please prayer the family and friend ”
2 of 4 | Posted by: Melissa Wadkins - Blytheville, AR

“I am so glad that I got to see Uncle Larry a few years ago. I flew to visit my Grandma, Iola and Uncles, Ray and David in Elsberry, MO. Uncle Larry...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Sherry Mason - Brunswick, GA

“We was friends with Larry since we were kids. We all called him Catfisf he was such a great person. He will be greatly missed. RIP Larry. You will...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Rosemary Larrow - Blytheville, AR

Larry Bernard Smith, 59, of Blytheville, passed away Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at Cedargate Nursing Home in Poplar Bluff, Missouri.
Larry was born to Ernest and Iola (Myers) Smith. He was retired from Hays Supermarkets where he worked in maintenance and attended Lone Oak Baptist Church. Larry was a master handyman and was always working on something. On his off time, he enjoyed working on cars. He had a keen eye and was good at decorating, especially Christmas trees. Larry was a good father who loved to take his son out. He was a very generous and giving person who loved everyone. He was a positive person who wouldn't let negativity influence his life or his attitude.
In addition to his father, Larry was preceded in death by his sister, Marilyn Jump.
Larry leaves three children, Crystal Quinn of Jonesboro, Brittney Smith of Blytheville, and Eric Smith of Blytheville; his mother, Iola Smith of Elsberry, Missouri; three brothers, Michael Smith, David Smith, and Raymond Smith; four grandchildren; and his dear friends, David and Joyce King. Larry was blessed to have a friendship with good Samaritans, the Paul Tarpley family, as in the book of Luke.
Funeral services will be held Friday, February 9th at 10:00 a.m. in the Cobb Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Zach Roberts officiating. Burial will be private. The family will receive friends from 9:00 a.m. until service time at Cobb Funeral Home. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.cobbfuneralhome.com.

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Cobb Funeral Home
603 W. Main Street Blytheville, AR 72316
Tel. (870) 763-4431