David "Duck" Smith

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

TYRONZA -- David "Duck" Smith of Tyronza passed away at his home July 9, 2014 at the age of 70. Mr. Smith was born to Oscar Sheldon Smith and Dena Odell Foster Lambert in Alabama. He was a diesel mechanic and of the Baptist faith. He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter; one sister; and one brother, Bubbles Smith. He is survived by his wife Audie Smith of Trumann; one son Ronnie Smith of Tyronza; one step son Tony Watkins of Johnson City, Mich.; two step daughters Sheila Lyke of Tyronza and Jessica Ross of Trumann; two sisters Mary Carr of Eades, Tenn. and Sharon Sampson of Collierville, Tenn.; one brother Phillip Smith of Memphis; 13 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. The funeral was held July 13 at Wilson Funeral Home in Tyronza followed by burial in Tyronza Cemetery. Wilson Funeral Home Tyronza was in charge of arrangements.