Fred E. Smith, 73, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 21, 2017 at the Cancer Center of America in Tulsa, OK. His memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, August 24, 2017 at the Strode Funeral Home Chapel in Stillwater, Ok. Family, friends, and others whose lives Fred touched are invited to reminisce, grieve, support each other and of course just chat.
Fred was born on October 2, 1943 to Clarence (Gene) and Pauline Smith in Stillwater, Oklahoma.
He attended school in Perkins, OK and was licensed as a Dallas Deputy Sheriff, as a firearms instructor and range master. He retired from the City of Dallas where he was a Superintendent of Public Works for over 20 years, after retirement he owned his own trucking business and enjoyed traveling all over the United States.
Fred truly lived life to the fullest through simple pleasures; Chatting with friends and family; hunting, fishing, and going to the mountains to enjoy the cool climate and wildlife.
He is survived by his wife, Cynthia; his daughter Kelly Londen; Sister Pat Hall.
Condolences may be emailed to the family and an online obituary may be viewed by visiting www.strodefh.com.