Danny Keith Smith, 62, of Greenwood died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, in Greenwood. He was born June 22, 1951, in Fort Smith. He graduated from Greenwood High School in 1969. After graduation he attended Radiology School at Sparks Regional Hospital where he was later employed. Soon after, he became the head of the Radiology Department in Auburn, Ala. Later in his career he was a manager for MetLife from which he retired. He was a member of Greenwood First Baptist Church and enjoyed fellowship with friends and family.
He is survived by the mother of his children, Donna Smith of Greenwood; a son, Jeffry K. Smith and wife Teena of Alma; a daughter, Julie Smith of Greenwood; two grandchildren, Macey Marrs and Bailey Smith, both of Alma; a brother, Michael Smith of Joplin, Mo.; and a sister, Brenda Castillow of Greenwood. He was preceded in death by his son, Justin Smith; his parents, Ruth and Dutch Smith; and a brother, Dennis Ray.
Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Friday at Greenwood First Baptist Church with burial at Lovelace Cemetery in Witcherville under the direction of McConnell Funeral Home of Greenwood.
Viewing will be Thursday from 1–8 p.m. at the funeral home where the family will visit with friends from 6–8 p.m.
Honorary pallbearers will be Troy Smith, Raymond Smith, Virgil Taylor, Owen Smith, Steve Ramey, Robert Bryan, Troy Garett, Jim Christian, Mike Smith, Ed DeCroo, Ed Rogers, Mike Winters, Uncle Jim Smith, Roger Cook, Carl Nichols, Scotty Smith, Kenny Smith, Leroy Taylor, Harold Smith, Robert Spearman, Larry Price, David Fuggett, Earl Whitman, J.P. Littlefield, Al Timbs, Dr. Kurt Mehl, Dr. James Gill, Charles Gilmore, Dr. Calvin Cassady and Ollen Nichols.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Bost Human Development Center, P.O. Box 11495, Fort Smith, AR 72917 or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
To sign an online guestbook, please visit www.mcconnellfh.com.