Wallace F Smith

October 15, 1930 ~ June 25, 2022

Wallace F Smith

Wallace F. Smith, 91, of Mindenmines, MO, passed away peacefully at 11:38 p.m., Saturday, June 25, 2022, at his residence.

He was born October 15th, 1930, at rural Mindenmines, MO, the son of Louis H. and Agnes (Rummel) Smith.

On September 16, 1952, he was united in marriage to Margie Stevens at the Nashville Christian Church, Nashville, MO. Together they celebrated 69 years of marriage. She preceded him in death on November 22, 2021.

Wallace was a lifetime farmer and also was a coal miner for P&M Coal Company. Membership was held in the Mindenmines Christian Church.

He is survived by two sons, Gary Smith (Sondra) of Mindenmines, MO, and Kevin Smith (Nancy) of Mindenmines, MO, one daughter, Joan Cantrell (Clint) of Mindenmines, MO, one daughter in law, Sally Smith of Carl Junction, MO, one brother, Ralph (Dolly) Smith of Liberal MO, two sisters, Louise Ellis of Grove, OK, and Eva (Kenny) Umphenour of Afton, OK, nine grandchildren, Melissa Hart, Garrett Smith, Amanda Janssen, Kim Barnhart, Steve Smith, Heather Smith, Thomas Smith, Beth Cantrell and Callista Smith, and three great grandchildren, Emma, Ethan, and Ezra Hart.

He is preceded in death by his parents and one son, Jerry Smith.

A Celebration of Life for Mr. Smith is set for 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 29, 2022, at the Mindenmines Christian Church, Mindenmines, MO, with Reverend Dan Moss officiating. Private burial of cremains will be at a later date at the Nashville Cemetery. The family suggests expressions of sympathy be in the form of memorials to the Mindenmines Christian Church. Memorials may be left at or sent to Brenner Mortuary, 114 E. 4th St., Pittsburg, KS 66762. Arrangements are under the direction of the Brenner Mortuary, Pittsburg, KS.