Duane E. Smith

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Duane E. Smith, Sr., 68, of Monett, died Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, at his home.

He was born July 7, 1949, in Great Bend, Kan., the son of Leroy and Ruth (Jacobson) Smith. On Nov. 27, 1987, he was united in marriage to Sharon Ridenour, who survives. Additional survivors include: four sons, Kendal Smith and his wife Carnell of Wellington, Kan., Duane Smith, Jr. of Franklin, Minn., Michael Smith and his wife Amy of Springfield, and Jim Smith and his wife Sandy of Colorado Springs, Colo.; one daughter, Marcella Faulk and her husband Ron of Mulberry, Kan.; one step-daughter Sherry Borich and her husband Trent of Purdy; two brothers, John Smith and his wife Diane of Benicia, Calif., and Charles Smith and his wife Brenda of Wichita, Kan.; 20 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Preceding him in death were one son, Daniel and one sister Barbara.

No services are scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.

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Cassville, Missouri