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Robert B. Smith 87 of Quincy and formerly of Carrollton and Ramsey, IL, passed away Sunday January 14, 2018 at the IL Veterans Home in Quincy. He was born October 30, 1930 in Carrollton, IL the son of H. Burns and Beryl Faye (Griffin) Smith. He married Vivian N. Leturno on December 4, 1963 in Shelbyville and she preceded him in death on October 19, 2009.
Bob worked as a Barber in Ramsey for many years before going to work as a Laborer for Local 695 in Effingham. He was a veteran of the United States Air Force.
He is survived by his son, Robert (Cathy) Smith of Carrollton; grandsons, Steve and Travis Smith; brother, Lyndell (Sally) Smith of Carrollton and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, son, Richard: and sisters, Betty Painter and Martha Graves.
A private burial will be held at Arbor Crest Cemetery in Funkhouser, IL. The Stendeback Family Funeral Home in Carmi is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at stendebackfamilyfuneralhome.com
Published on January 18, 2018
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