Paul Andrew Smith
Paul Andrew Smith, 81, formerly of 11th Street, Wellsville, OH died suddenly at the home of his daughter in New Cumberland, WV on Friday, November 10, 2006. He was born in Randolph County, WV on November 10, 1925, the son of the late Walter A. and Tressa Bender Lucas.
Living his entire life in this area, he worked as an electrician for the former Crucible Steel Mill and then J&L Steel in Midland for over 25years before his retirement in 1985. He served in the US Army during World War II and was a member of the VFW Post 5647 of Wellsville.
He is survived by four sons: John Walter Smith of Columbus, OH, Richard Lee Smith of East Liverpool, OH, Michael Allen Barbara Smith of Wellsville, OH and James Robert Smith of Wellsville, OH; seven daughters: Frankee Jo Guy of East Palestine, OH, Theresa June Mike Hartley of New Cumberland, WV, Elizabeth Ann Ken Lorey of East Palestine, OH, Linda Kay Cooper of East Liverpool, OH, Karen Sue Smith of Weirton, WV, Tina Marie Michael Adkins of Salineville, OH and Estella Lynn Brian Collins with whom he resided; twenty grandchildren and seventeen great grandchildren.
Besides his parents, two sons: Paul A. Smith, Jr. and Kenneth R. Smith; one daughter: Donna Jean Smith and Infant Twins preceded him in death.
Services will be held at the Wellsville Chapel of the Martin MacLean Altmeyer Funeral Homes on Wednesday, November 15, 2006 at 11:00 AM with Rev. Paul Sturm officiating.
Burial will follow in Yellow Creek Cemetery where the Tri State Burial Group will accord military honors.
The family will be present to receive friends at the funeral home in Wellsville on Tuesday, November 14, 2006 from 2-4 & 6-8 PM.