Ralph L. Smith Sr.
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Ralph L. Smith, Sr., age 89, of Newark, DE, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, July 28, 2016, surrounded by his loved ones. Born in Elkton, MD, on January 30, 1927, he was the son of the late Delmar and Grace Janney Smith.
A lifelong dairy farmer, Mr. Smith and his late wife loved working together on their farm. His favorite pastime was sitting on his porch and visiting with his many friends.
Survivors include his loving children, Ralph “Smitty” Smith, Jr. and Marcy Bowman, Newark, DE, Janet Campbell, Elsmere, DE, and Sydney Matson and husband, Charles, Newark, DE; grandchildren, Frances Miick and Jesse Krauss; great-grandchildren, Shawna Pusey and Justin and Jazzmyn Miick; brother, Jackie Smith, Richmond, VA and aunt, Hazel Lanton, Grove Neck, MD.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Smith was preceded in death by his wife of 65 years, Dorothy R. Smith.
Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., Tuesday, August 2, 2016, at Hicks Home for Funerals, 103 W. Stockton Street, Elkton, MD, where visitation will begin at 11:30 a.m. Interment will be in Cherry Hill Methodist Cemetery, Cherry Hill, MD.
hickshomeforfunerals.com father, grandfather and great grandfather, John adored spending time with his family.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Lucille Lee (Thompson) (Eanes) Wohner and sons, Jimmy Frazier Eanes and Billy Wohner. John is survived by his children, June Martin of Jasper, GA, Sonny Wayne Eanes of Elkton, MD and Deborah Didehvar of Bear, DE; and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Thursday morning, August 4, 2016, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am. Interment will follow in Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Cherry Hill, MD.
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