Gary Wayne Smith, Sr. Obituary

Tuesday, 19 February 2019 05:18

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Gary Wayne Smith, Sr. of Heavener, Oklahoma was born October 21, 1947 in Twin Falls, Idaho to Spencer D. and Juanita (Snow) Smith and passed away February 16, 2019 in Fort Smith, Arkansas at the age of 71.


He is survived by:


His wife:
Leanease Smith of the home

Two daughters:
Toska Dehart of Heavener, Oklahoma
Heather Poor of Heavener, Oklahoma

Three sons:
Gary Smith, Jr. of Tucson, Arizona
Levi Poor of Heavener, Oklahoma
Dustin Poor of Heavener, Oklahoma

Ten grandchildren:
Jayda Wilson, Maeson Poor, Clayton Poor, Katlynn McNatt, Shaylee McNatt, Josiah Pilent, Hunter Poor, Isaac Dehart, Michael Scott, and Cheyenne Fry

Four great-grandchildren:
Emery Fry, Ayden Fry, Abbigail Scott, and Karson Scott

Nieces and Nephews:
Tisa McKay, Anna Ruport, Joycee Ruport, and Robert Smith

Several other loved ones and host of friends


He was preceded in death by his parents, Spencer and Juanita Smith; one sister, Nancy Casey; and one daughter, Katlynn Minor.


Gary was a Trucker for Glover Construction.


He loved spending time with family and friends.


Gary loved fishing and working on Hot Rods.


He will be deeply missed by many.


Gary was a veteran of the Vietnam era.


Memorial service will be 10 a.m., Thursday, February 21, 2019 at Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home Chapel in Heavener, Oklahoma with Brother Sam Dyer officiating.


Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home of Heavener, Oklahoma.


To sign Gary’s online guestbook please visit



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