Services for Otho Edgar Smith, 96, of Fort Worth, formerly of Cleburne, will be conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 29, 2014, at Henderson Street Baptist Church. The Rev. Bob Underwood will officiate. Burial will be in Rosehill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Otho Edgar Smith passed away Sunday, May 25, 2014, in Fort Worth. He was born May 27, 1917, in Cleburne to Claude M. and Olga Enid Daily Smith. He married Wera Mae Davis in 1941 in Cleburne, and she preceded him in death in 1997.
Mr. Smith served in the United States Navy and worked as a painting contractor until retiring. He was a member of Henderson Street Baptist Church.
Survivors include his daughter, Anne Pope and husband, Curtis; son, Jerry Smith and wife, Patricia; five grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; brother, Sam Smith and wife, Mary Jo; and sister, Faye Smith.
He was also preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Grace, Melba and Mary; and son, Jim Smith.
You may sign guestbook, view obituary and photo at www.cpcleburne.com.
Crosier-Pearson Cleburne Funeral Home
512 N. Ridgeway Drive
Cleburne, TX 76033