Wayne Albert Smith
December 20, 1936 – April 13, 2020
Wayne Albert Smith, 83, of Holts Summit, MO passed away on Monday, April 13, 2020 at Adams Street Place in Jefferson City.
Wayne was born on December 20, 1936 in Tipton, IA the son of Homer and Jessie (Kennett) Smith who preceded him in death. He was married on August 1, 1986 in Muscatine, IA to Gloria June (Hain) Smith who preceded him in death in 2006.
Dad lived a full active life. He loved his wife Glory dearly and family. He enjoyed the company of Journey the dog. Dad was always ready to pack a bag and head out for a traveling adventure. He had seen a lot of the US and had been a missionary in Paraguay. Dad’s love for the Lord was known by all he came in contact with.
Survivors include: two children, Chris Newland (wife-Dottie) of Holts Summit, MO and Roxanna Waldon (husband-Jeff) of Camdenton, MO; two brothers, Richard Smith (wife-Helen) of Tipton, IA and Lee Smith (wife-Carol) of St. Charles, MN; one sister, Jan Thompson (husband-Bert) of Toronto, KS; two grandchildren, William Waldon and Rathan Newland and one great-granddaughter due in late 2020. He was also preceded in death by one brother, Dean Smith and twin sisters, Elaine and Evelyn Smith.
Due to the present healthcare precautions, memorial services will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Gideons in remembrance of Wayne A Smith, c/o Debo Funeral Home, 833 Court St, Fulton, MO 65251.
Memorial Service at a later date