SUNBURY — James H. Smith, 75, of Sunbury passed away Oct. 20, 2008.
He was born Nov. 29, 1931, to the late Milo and Ethyel (Watkins) Smith. He retired from the U.S. Postal Service and the state of Ohio.
He is survived by his wife, Nancy L. (Mowrer); sons, Stephen (Susan) Smith and Brent (Sue) Smith; grandchildren Adam Smith and Melissa (Doug) Eckelbarger; two great-grandchildren; two stepgrandsons; two stepgreat-grandchildren; brother, David Smith; sister, Betty Lou Overmyer; brother-in-law, Phil Mowrer; beloved Uncle Fred and Aunt Sue Gliem; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
Friends may call Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Ohio 3 at Ohio 61, Sunbury. Funeral services will be Friday at 10 a.m. at the Sunbury Church of the Nazarene, 7900 N. SR 61, Sunbury, with Pastor G. Michael Bean officiating. Interment in Trenton Cemetery, military honors by the Delaware County Veterans Association.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Nationwide Children’s Hospital Foundation, P.O. Box 16810, Columbus, OH 43272, memo for Pediatric Cancer Research in honor of Matthew Barr. Condolences at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.