Herman Lee Smith, Jr., 64 of Grand Prairie, died on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014 in Cedar Hill. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014 at the Calvary Baptist Church. Officiating will be the Rev. Gregory Crayton. Interment will be held at Chillicothe Cemetery under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home.
Smith was born Sunday, April 23, 1950 in Vernon. He was the son of the late Herman Lee Smith, Sr. and the late Mary Franklin Smith. He married Anna Rasberry on April 1, 1972 in Vernon. He had lived in Odessa for 20 years and moved to Grand Prairie a year ago. He had worked for Chevron as an oil and gas technician since 1971, retiring in April of 2013. He served in the United States Army from June 22, 1969 to Jan. 26, 1970. He served in Vietnam. He was a member of VFW and a member of Mt. Zion Church, Chillicothe.
He is survived by his wife, Anna Smith of the home; one son, Anthony Brown of Wichita Falls; one daughter, Tiffany Smith of Irving, and five grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two sisters.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.sullivanfuneralhomevernon.com.