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Myers-Reed Chapel

3729 25Th Street, Columbus, IN

OBITUARY

Rev. Robert D. "Bob" Smith

June 12, 1937May 13, 2019

Rev. Robert D. “Bob” Smith left this life Monday, May 13, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility. He lived most of his life in Columbus. He worked at Arvin Industries for almost 10 years and then went to Cummins Engine Company and retired from there after 28 years. In 1959 he married Evelyn Followell and in 1966 they started the Hope Apostolic Home Missions Church, where he preached many sermons and encouraged and helped many, many people. He was preceded in death by his parents, Elmore Smith, Sr. and Addie Shutters Smith; brother Elmore Smith, Jr.; 2 nephews, Greg and Tim Smith. He is survived by a brother, Rev. Clarence Smith; sister, Ann Sharer; wife, Evelyn Smith; son; David Smith; granddaughter, Haley Burton Neal; 2 great grandchildren; 5 nieces and 3 nephews, Brian and David Smith, Steve, Chris and Mark Sharer, Gail Smith, Cyndi Bennett and Lori. He will be greatly missed by family and friends. The funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Friday at Myers~Reed Chapel on 25th Street with Rev. Clarence Smith officiating. Calling will be from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Thursday and from 10:00 a.m. to service time Friday. Burial will be in Garland Brook Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.myers-reed.com. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.

  • FAMILY

  • Evelyn L. Smith, Wife
  • David W. Smith, Son
  • Rev. Clarence Smith, Brother
  • Anna Jean Sharer, Sister
  • DONATIONS

  • American Heart Association

Services

  • Visitation Thursday, May 16, 2019
  • Funeral Service Friday, May 17, 2019
  • Burial Friday, May 17, 2019

Memories

Rev. Robert D. "Bob" Smith

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JOHN TINKEY

May 19, 2019

MY CONDOLENCES. TO THE SMITH FAMILY

Christy Jessie

May 15, 2019

Bobby was such a great man ! You will be truly missed
Love always
Christy

Tracy Schwering

May 15, 2019

Bobby smith was my pastor growing up he will be truelly missed but i know he is in heaven with the lord may he rest in peace love you always bob smith

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY