2017-02-15 / Obituaries

Ivan V. Smith, Sr.


Ivan V. Smith, Sr., 87, of Paw Paw, died Friday, February 10, 2017 at Winchester Medical Center, Winchester, Va.

He was born March 2, 1929 in Romney, he was the son of the late Marshall Smith and Velma Alkire Smith.

He was a Veteran, having served in the U.S. Navy.

He was a school bus driver in Oldtown, Md. and worked in construction.

He was a member of Woodrow Union Christian Church.

He is survived by two daughters, Lisa Grady, Fayetteville, N.C. and Wanda Whisner, Wardensville; two sons, Ivan Smith, Jr. and Carroll Smith, both of Paw Paw; nine grandchildren, Barbara Lang, Richard Smith, Jamie Eaton, Trudy Hayes, Casey Abrell, Robbie Grady, Ernie Grady, Christopher Grady and Brandon Grady; 11 great-grandchildren and two great-great-granddaughters.

He was preceded in death by his wife Margaret A. Light Smith on March 11, 1993 whom he married June 28, 1952 and one daughter, Betty Davis.

A funeral service was held Tuesday, February 14 at Kimble Funeral Home. Pastor Nathan Travis officiated. Interment was in Camp Hill Cemetery, Paw Paw.

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