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Lamesa, TX 79331
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I am a Veteran.Don Smith

January 27, 1943 - June 22, 2018

Graveside services for Larry Don Smith, 75, of Lamesa will be held Monday, June 25, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at Dawson County Cemetery with Larry Allison officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Branon Funeral Home. Visitation will be held Sunday, June 24, 2018 from 3:00-5:00 p.m. at Branon Funeral Home. Don passed away Friday, June 22, 2018 in Lamesa. He was born January 27, 1943 in Greenway, Arkansas to Roy McCoy and Lois Imogene (Winstead) Smith. He married Judy Stovall Smith November 4, 1967 in Tahoka. They were married 50 years. Don served in the United States Army. His rank at discharge was Specialist 4. Don has been in the community since 1972. He was a fan manufacturer having owned and operated Smith Fans in Lamesa for 36 years before retiring. His hobbies included cutting and reigning quarter horses, attending horse sales and shows, and fishing. He loved his family, especially his grandchildren. Don is survived by his wife, Judy Smith of Lamesa; son, Todd Young of Tulsa; daughters, Kristi Payton and husband, Chance, and Shelley Mann and husband, Ron all of Lamesa; mother, Lois Imogene Smith of Lamesa; brothers, Terry Smith of Lubbock, Dudley Smith, and Dennis Smith both of Lamesa; grandchildren, Jeremy Roy of Addison, Cameron Roy and wife, Brittany of McKinney, Jacy Mann of Lubbock, and Taylor Mann of Lamesa; and 1 great-grandchild, Madison Roy of Lamesa. He is preceded in death by his father, Roy McCoy Smith. The family suggests memorials to Don Smith Memorial Trade School Scholarship at Lamesa National Bank. To send condolences online, please visit


Don Smith
January 27, 1943 - June 22, 2018


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