89 year-old Gordon Henry Smith of Fairfield passed away at 12:47 p.m. Friday, December 30, at Shawnee Christian Nursing Home in Herrin. He was a World War II Army veteran and a member of the Kings Chapel Church in Fairfield.
Survivors include his wife, Ruby. Other survivors include two sons Dan (Jane) Smith of Herrin and Doug (Candy) Smith of Altamont, seven grandchildren Brian Smith, Amy Ferguson, Lisa (James) Hale, Danielle (Jacob) Emling, Jonathan Smith, Jennifer Smith, and Jeanne Stockton, sixteen great-grandchildren, one sister Nina Denning of Flora, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Monday, January 2, 2017 at Hosselton Funeral Home in Cisne, where visitation will start at 11:00 a.m. until the time of service. Burial will be at Cisne Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Kings Chapel Church.
The Hosselton Funeral Home in Cisne is in charge of the arrangements. To post online condolences, please visit www.hosseltonfh.com