Wesley Ray Smith, 67, of Benton, passed away Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013. He was born August 14, 1946 in Benton. Mr. Smith was a member of Social Hill Missionary Baptist Church and was a carpet layer.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, George A. Smith and Emer Ellen Smith, and Joseph Leonard Chism and Rosie Belle McGhee Chism; parents, Vernon C. and J. Berneice Smith; two brothers, Alvin Ellis Smith and Leonard Allen Smith.
He is survived by his son, Josh Smith; daughter, Sherry Renee Smith Cook, Tina Smith Johnson; three sisters, Erma F. Smith Dixon, Emma M. Smith Collatt and Janet K. Smith Willis; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Memorial visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 30 at Ashby Funeral Home.
On-line guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com .