NEW ALBANY, Miss. - Dennis C. Smith, 68, passed away Jan. 3, 2014, at the VA Medical Center in Memphis, Tenn. He was born Feb. 7, 1945, to the late Roland and Mary Smith of Niagara, Wis.
Dennis was a proud U.S. Army veteran who enlisted in 1966. He was stationed at the DMZ of Korea during his time and was honorably discharged in 1968.
He is survived by his loving wife, Mary Anne Smith of New Albany, and one brother, whom he loved dearly, Gerald Smith (Loanne) of Iron Mountain.
He is also survived by all of his children, Samantha Cox (Larry Jr.) of Hickory Flat, Miss., Kristy Mahon (Jon) of Plainfield, Ill., Mary Martinez (Donnie) of Canon City, Colo., Cary Phish (Sean) of Romeoville, Ill., and Dennis Smith (Annie) of West Chicago, Ill.
He was a proud grandfather of eleven and great-grandfather of two.