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Charles William Smith

May 6, 1928 ~ November 2, 2019 (age 91)

Tribute

Charles William Smith was born May 6, 1928 to Allen and Mary (Kelley) Smith. He served in the US Air Force and participated in the Berlin Air Lift, dropping food and supplies to the starving families behind the wall. Charles continued his military career, serving in the Kansas Air National Guard, until his retirement in 1985.
He is survived by his wife of 67 years Joyce, his brother Clifford (Judy) of Skiatook, OK and four children: Charles Smith of Tacoma, WA, Peggy Connolly of El Dorado, TJ (Lynne) Smith of Wichita and Stacy (Matt) Guthrie of El Dorado. Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday November 7, 2019 at Kechi United Methodist Church, followed by a 3:00 PM graveside service with full military honors at the South Lawns Cemetery in Severy, KS.

Services

Visitation
Thursday
November 7, 2019

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Kechi United Methodist Church
4533 E. 61st St. N
Kechi, KS 67067

Service
Thursday
November 7, 2019

11:00 AM to TBD
Kechi United Methodist Church
4533 E. 61st St. N
Kechi, KS 67067

Cemetery

South Lawns

Severy, KS

Donations

El Dorado Lions Club
El Dorado KS 67042

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