Billy D. Smith
August 12, 1930 – April 21, 2021
Billy Dale Smith, 90 of Martinsburg, passed away on April 21, 2021 at Hospice of the Panhandle. Born on August 12, 1930 in Hensley, WV, he was the son of the late William and Katherine Smith. He was a graduate of Welsh High School and Shenandoah University. Billy served in the United States Air Force for four years and then joined the 167th TFR Air National Guard serving a total of 31 years. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and Knights of Columbus. He is survived by his wife of almost 41 years, Patricia Ann Smith; his children: Stephen D. Smith and wife Sharolyn of Gerrardstown, David S (Joe) Smith and wife Jane of Aydlett, North Carolina, and Anthony P. Smith and wife Marsha of Aydlett, North Carolina; step-children: Lisa C. Hess and husband Ronald of Martinsburg, Kevin P. Young and wife Jeanette of Martinsburg, and Jennifer A. Young and son Caden Carson of Martinsburg; seventeen grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and beloved dog, Evee. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandson, Dustin Smith; and stepson, Todd Young. Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, April 30, 2021 at St. Joseph Catholic Church at 1:30pm with masks and social distancing required. Interment will follow in Rosedale Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church.
Friday, April 30, 2021