Richard Wayne Smith, 81, of Casa Grande, Arizona died on April 12, 2022. Mr. Smith was born February 06, 1941, In Bloomington, Indiana to Ralph Wendell Smith and Alma Faye Smith. He served In the United States Air Force as a young adult from 1959 to 1963.
Richard lived in Indiana for 40 years then later moved to Arizona where he enjoyed Christian Faith, Preaching, studies and history. He also enjoyed Antique farm equipment. Richard had over 30 years of experience in the computer Information Technology Profession, he spent his life working to help raise his family.
Richard is survived by his wife Dorothy Nell Smith of Casa Grande, Arizona. His children; Teresa Marie Durbin, Melissa Ann Fyffe and Kevin Wayne Smith, Siblings; Lloyd E. Smith and Shirley Ann Woods, along with 10 grandchildren and 13 Great Grandchildren. Richard is preceded in death by his parents and Siblings, Helen Louise Metcalfe, Donald R. Smith, Erma F. Smith, Paula Smith and Dale E. Smith.
Funeral Services will begin at 9:30 AM on Monday, April, 25, 2022 at the Church Of Christ, 2101 N 31st Street, Phoenix Arizona 85008. Burial will follow at the National Memorial Cemetery Of Arizona at 1:00 PM, 23029 N Cave Creek Road Phoenix Arizona 85024.