Roy Dale Smith, 74, died Thursday, May 30, 2013, from a pulmonary embolism at the Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital in Glasgow, Mont.
He was born on July 17, 1938, in Pedro, Calif., to his mother, “Charlie” Smith. He was raised and attended schools and two years of college in Pedro. He worked as a contractor in California in partnership with his dad building houses. Later they also got into the tire business together.
On July 12, 2008, he married Gladys Lindell in Glasgow. He enjoyed fishing, cooking and he loved to dance. He really loved to go to the rodeos. They attended the Assembly of God Church in Glasgow.
Survivors include his wife, Gladys Smith, of Glasgow; two sons, Raymond Smith of California and Ron Smith of Prescott, Ariz.; a daughter, Kathy Little, of Riverside, Calif.; 13 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, June 4, at 10 a.m. at the Bell Chapel in Glasgow, followed by interment in the Highland Cemetery
Bell Mortuary of Glasgow was in charge of arrangements.