Smith, Virgil Lee

Name: Smith, Virgil Lee
Burial Date:1997, 06/03
Age at Death: 64
Plot Location: 1083 G
Notes: husband of Ruby A(Fenwick)
War: Korean War    

Virgil L. Smith, a resident of Sterling since 1958, died Saturday, May 31, 1997, at Columbia Wesley Medical Center, Wichita, at the age of 64.

He was born April 8, 1933, in rural Ellinwood, the son of Ray L. and Marie Hoops Smith. He was a retired laborer.

A member of Raymond Baptist Church, he attended First Baptist Church, Sterling. He was a member of Good Sam Camping Club and had served in the Navy Reserve.

On July 4, 1954, he married Ruby A. Fenwick at Sterling.

Survivors include his wife, of the home; a son, Terry Smith, Hutchinson; three daughters, Rhonda French, Solomon; Linda Livingston, Hays, and Brenda Sydow, Wichita; a brother, Vernon L. Smith, Sterling; a sister, Mary Lou Volker, Inman; and nine grandchildren.

Services were held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church, Sterling, with Jerry Fenwick officiating. Burial was in Sterling Community Cemetery.

The family suggests memorials to American Lung Association, in care of Sillin Funeral Home, Sterling.

Birth: Apr. 8, 1933
Death: May 31, 1997


Sterling Cemetery
Rice County
Kansas, USA
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