March 10, 1937—March 18, 2016 Donald Roy Smith, 79, was born on March 10, 1937, to Beverly "Bill" and Rose Battaglia Smith in Chicago, IL, and passed away on March 18, 2016, in Crossville, TN. He was a diesel mechanic for Frito Lay. In his spare time, he enjoyed outdoor activities such as boating, fishing, camping and working in the yard. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Evelyn Hale Smith; daughters, Caryn Green (Steven) and Donna Proveaux (Sanford); grandchild, Jessica; great grandchildren, Nicholas, Arabella, Bryce and Alex; sisters, Arlene Fox and Carol Lieber; and brother, Leon Smith, all of Michigan. He is preceded in death by his parents and a sister, named after her father, Beverly Smith. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, March 22, 2016, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home. Crossville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on  March 21, 2016