- May 1, 1928 - May 25, 2013
- Baytown, Texas
of Kenneth's Passing
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“Mr. Smith was the sweetest, kindest man and I will forever have happy memories of his smiling face each and every time I opened the door to Cedar...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Laura Bazar-Gill
“We are very sorry for your loss. Please know your family is in our hearts, thoughts and prayers.
2 of 9 | Posted by: Signature Health Services
“Dimple, Kenny and Mike, I am so sorry for your loss, but I know he is rejoicing in Heaven right now! He did love the Lord! I will miss visiting...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Terri Clark
“The toughest and sweetest man I ever knew. Whatever came down the pike he never complained , he seemed to take it all in stride. He never met a...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Ken
“So sorry Aunt Dimple, Kenny and Mike. Many happy memories visiting when Jay and I were younger. May our Heavenly Father lift you up,comfort, and...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: David
“I'll miss you, Uncle Kenneth! You were an inspiration to all of your family. You were very special to me. I love you and Aunt Dimple. I know Papa...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Paul & Penny Knight
“I am so sorry for your loss. Our Heavenly Father Jehovah promises in the near future that he will rid the world of sickness and death, and will bring...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Annie
“A fine man. A gentleman. Great sense of humor. More like a brother to me than a brother-in-law. The world has lost one of its best.
8 of 9 | Posted by: Shirley Wainscott
“One of the very few wonderful people I have come to know. He treated me like his own daughter. One day, he even cleaned my shoes when they were...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Sarah Smith
Kenneth H. Smith, Sr., 85, of Baytown was born May 1, 1928 in Goose Creek and passed away Saturday, May 25, 2013 in a Houston hospital. He was a member of Cedar Bayou Baptist Church where he served as a deacon and also a member of the Goose Creek Masonic Lodge #1192. He was a U. S. Army veteran of the Korean War. He was preceded in death by his parents, Claud and Lillian Smith and brothers, Earl Ray Smith and Thomas Bryant Smith. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Dimple Smith of Baytown; sons and daughters-in-law, Kenneth, Jr. and Tracy Smith of Houston and Mike and Sarah Smith of Bettendorf, IA; grandchildren, Daniel and Sarah Smith of Webster, Meagan, Matthew, and Samuel Smith, all of Houston, and Gabriela Smith of Bettendorf, IA; sisters-in-law, Shirley Wainscott of Madisonville and Grace Smith of Pasadena; special nephew and niece, Gordon and Lavon Smith of Baytown; and numerous other nephews and nieces. His family will receive friends at Navarre Funeral Home Tuesday from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Funeral services with Masonic rites will be Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at Navarre Funeral Home with Dr. Mark Broussard and Dr. E. Richard Steel officiating. Burial with military honors will follow at Cedar Bayou Masonic Cemetery. In lieu of usual remembrances, contributions may be made to the Masonic Home and School of Texas, 338 Grapevine Highway, Hurst, TX 76054, www.mhstx.org To view the online obituary or to post a tribute for the family, go to www.navarrefuneralhome.com Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of Navarre Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 2444 Rollingbrook Dr., Baytown, TX, 77521 (281) 422-8111.