Herb Smith

Herb Smith
February 10, 1936 - January 7, 2018

Herbert "Herb" Smith
Services for Herbert "Herb" Smith will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at Hilliard Funeral Home with Chaplain Robert Laird officiating. A visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday evening at the funeral home. He will be laid to rest at Union Chapel Cemetery, Smith County, Texas.
Herbert Newton Smith was born February 10, 1936 in Prescott, Arkansas. He had been a resident of the Swann Community most of his adult life, formerly living in Hope, Arkansas. He retired from Tyler Pipe in 1992, where he worked as a supervisor for 37 years. He was a member of Swann Baptist Church and loved the outdoors. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, working with his hands, and spending time with his boys.
Herb passed away at the age of 81 on January 7, 2018 in Lindale. He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie Robert Smith and Alma Dixon Smith; sister, Sybil Smith; twin brother, Hubert Smith; and his other two brothers, Jim Smith & Sonny Smith.
Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Jerrie Smith of Swann; three sons and daughters-in-law, Scott & Carla Smith of Tyler, Danny & Lisa Smith of Sanford, NC and Shane & Cherie Smith of Sanford, NC; brother and sister-in-law, David Smith, Sr. and Jody of Teaselville; sister, Jean Bristle of Sherwood, AR; six grandchildren, Rachael, Kristen, Lauren, Haley, Cheyenne and Hunter; and two great-grandchildren, Brett and Colter.