Jimmie Kent Smith of Sherman, TX, passed away on March 29, 2017.

Jimmie Kent Smith of Sherman, TX, passed away on March 29, 2017. The son of Samuel Elijah and Julie Margaret Weidenkofer, he was born October 16, 1943 in Kirksville, Mo. Jimmie was proceeded in death by his parents, and sibilings, Dale Smith, Leon Smith, Vernon Smith, Daisey Smith, Jeanette Smith Fast, Betty Smith Goring, and Lola Smith Kehrer.

Jimmie is survived by his wife, Shirley Smith of Sherman, TX, son, Shane Leon Smith and wife Amy of O’Fallon, MO, stepsons Michael Preece and wife Kathy of Sherman, TX and Allen Preece of Austin, TX; 9 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren; nieces and nephews, Julie Fast, Bill Goring, David Keher, Judy Kehrer Alexander, Mike Smith, Pam Smith Burke and Sam Smith.

Jimmie was a graduate of Kirksville HS 1962 and served in the US Army from 1962-1965.