James H. Smith, 75, of North Vernon, died at 3:47 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014, at St. Vincent Jennings Hospital in North Vernon.
Survivors include his wife, Josephine Smith, North Vernon; two sons, Greg (Rhonda) Smith and Jerry (Viola) Smith, both of North Vernon; three daughters, Kim Yonts, Tina Stout and Debbie Smith, all of North Vernon; stepchildren, Roger Hicks, Joanna Bailey and Joyce (Jason) Hamlin, all of North Vernon; two brothers, John (Carol) Smith and Seburn (Mabel) Smith, both of Austin; a sister, Bertie Smith, Florida; nine grandchildren; 11 stepgrandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and 14 stepgreat-grandchildren.
The funeral service will be at 3 p.m. today at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services with the Rev. Michael Biggs officiating. Burial will be in Vernon Cemetery.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home to the American Cancer Society.