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Donald Glenn Smith, 94, Greensburg, passed away on Monday, January 1, 2018 at the Arbor Grove Village in Greensburg.
Born, May 11, 1923 in Covington, Kentucky, he was the son of Robert and Shirley (Haley) Smith.
Donald served in the Navy during WW II and was stationed in the South Pacific. He worked for over 25 years at BCA until his retirement. He had been a member of the First Church of God, the American Legion, and the VFW.
He was married to Mary Evelyn Owens on April 27, 1943 and she preceded him in death on January 10, 2005. After Mary's death, Donald made residence with his brother-in-law, Bill Owens.
He is survived by one son, Donald Robert (Verla) Smith, Indianapolis; two daughters, Beverly Susan (Ray) Gould, Friendship, Katha (Thomas) Batterton, Greensburg; one brother, Charles Smith, Memphis, TN; one sister, JoAnn (Charles) Fox, Greensburg; nine grandchildren and eighteen great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and two brothers, Robert J. Smith, Jr. and George O. Smith.
Visitation will be held on Saturday from 10 to 1:00 p.m. at the Porter-Oliger-Pearson Funeral Home in Greensburg.
Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 6, 2018 at the funeral home with Rev. Terry Canfield officiating.
Interment with full military graveside rites will be held in the Rossburg Cemetery in New Point.
Memorials may be made to the Our Hospice of South Central Indiana.
Online condolences can be made to the family at www.popfuneralhome.com
Published on January 2, 2018
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