James O Smith

October 15, 1937January 22, 2013

James O. Smith, age 75 of Greenville, Ohio passed away at 5:01 P.M. Tuesday January 22, 2013 at his residence. Jim was born October 15, 1937 in Wayne County, Indiana and the son of the late Lawrence & Alice (Smith) Kiser.

He retired in 2001 from Whirlpool Corporation of Greenville where he had worked for 13 years. Jim was a veteran serving in the U.S. Army-National Guard, a member of the Richmond, Indiana Moose Lodge, Covington, Ohio Eagles Lodge and loved woodworking, race cars and camping.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters Barbara DeBoard and Doris Kay Kiser.

Jim is survived by his children Rick & Tresia Smith of Gettysburg and Michelle & Greg Mader of Greenville. Grandchildren Terri Razzano, Meagan Mader, Justin Mader and Stephenie Cunningham. Great grandchildren Zoe Razzano and Katlynn Daughtery. Brothers and sisters in law Lawrence “Sham” & Marsha Kiser of Union City, Ohio, William & Mabel Kiser and Mike Kiser all of Greenville. A special friend Frances Jackson of Bradford, Ohio and numerous nieces and nephews.

A Private Memorial Gathering will be held at the convenience of the family in the Zechar Bailey Funeral Home Greenville, Ohio.

It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to the Charity of your Choice.


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Rick and Lynne Gump

January 26, 2013

You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Your Dad was such a wonderful man and his legacy will live on in you and your children.

January 25, 2013

Mary Etherington and Ruth North are sorry for your lose . we had a good time with your DAD at Whirlpool. Are thoughts our with you.

Jo Anne Richards Stocksdale

January 25, 2013

So sorry for your loss.
You are in my thoughts and

January 24, 2013

Rick and Michelle, so sorry for your loss, my prayers are with you at this difficult time.
Sharon Boolman Black

Renea McCleskey

January 24, 2013

Rick and Michelle, I am so sorry for the loss of your dad. I have so many great memories of spending time with your dad. You will be in my thoughts and prayers. Renea

Sally Higgins

January 24, 2013

So sorry for you loss. Sally Higgins and family

Therese Miller

January 24, 2013

So sorry for your loss Rick I always enjoyed working with your dad at Whirlpool,he always told you how it was and i liked that. He will be missed!! My condolences to your family.

stephenie cunningham

January 24, 2013

love all u guys!

January 23, 2013

So sorry for Your Loss Rick.