Billy Ray Smith, 90 of Paris

Billy Ray Smith, 90 of Paris died on Sunday, November 6, 2016 in Paris Regional Medical Center.  Funeral Services have been scheduled for 11:00 am on Tuesday, November 8 in Wood Funeral Homes with Reverend Billy Norris officiating.  Burial will follow in Highland Cemetery.  The Family will receive friends an hour prior to services.

He was born on October 4, 1926 in Thornton, Texas, the son of T. and Lena Williams Smith.  He married the former Joyce Elmore on November 29, 1969.  He was retired from Owens Country Sausage as a delivery man, and was a US Navy and Merchant Marines Veteran.  He attended Southside Baptist Church.

Survivors include  his wife, Joyce Smith of Paris; daughter, Donna Slaton and husband, Charles of Paris; grandsons, Billy Robinson of Deport and Chad Robinson and wife, Cindy of Caviness; great-grandchildren, Emory, Elijah, Brogan, Bodee and Melodee Robinson.


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