Woodward, Okla. —
Donald Ray Smith was born October 6, 1957 in Woodward, Oklahoma to Donald Franklin Smith and Ruth Ann Wellman. He passed away August 30, 2012 in Salina, Kansas.
He was married to Cindy Kay Patton in 1976 at Longmont, Colorado and they had two children, Jennifer Ann and Donald Ray Smith, Jr.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Ruth Mankle, sisters Barbara Weishaupl and Beverly Russell, and brother James Smith.
He is survived by daughter Jennifer Hall and husband, Matt, and granddaughters Hanna & Addison of Firestone, Colorado, son Donald of Longmont, Colorado, sister Sherry Metcalf of Woodward, Oklahoma, brother-in-laws Jack Weishaupl of Salina, Kansas, Ken Russell of Brighton, Colorado, step-father Marvin Mankle of Rio Rancho, New Mexico, “father” Don Smith of Boles, Arkansas, and many other relatives.
Services are pending with Ryans Mortuary Inc. of 137 N. 8th, Salina, Kansas.
He was cremated and there will be no burial.