Published: July 9, 2019


WILLIAM ALTON SMITH , 85, OF LORETTO, DIED MONDAY. HE WAS A WELDER FOR INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD-BOILERMAKERS, MEMBER OF MASONIC LODGE #655 AND A MEMBER OF FAIRVIEW METHODIST CHURCH.

HE IS SURVIVED BY HIS WIFE: JOANN ROBERTSON SMITH; DAUGHTER: CHARLOTTE BECKMAN OF ILLIONOIS; SISTER: WYNELL ESTES; TWELVE GRANDCHILDREN AND FIFTEEN GREAT GRANDCHILDREN.

THE FUNERAL SERVICE FOR WILLIAM ALTON SMITH WILL BE FRIDAY AT 1 AT LORETTO MEMORIAL CHAPEL WITH BURIAL AT FAIRVIEW CEMETERY. THE FAMILY WILL RECEIVE VISITORS THURSDAY FROM 5 TO 8.