Smith, Namon

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Namon Smith, 42, died on July 8, 2013.

Survivors include his wife, Heather; children, Jessica, Taleea, Anthony; parents; brother; other relatives, friends.

Services will be at noon in the chapel on Friday, July 19. Interment will be in Highland Cemetery.

The body will lie in state on Thursday, July 18, at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave.


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School Board Turns Thumbs Down To Proposed Funding Of Central Track

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