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Obituary for Kenneth M Smith Sr.

Kenneth M Smith Sr, 70, peacefully passed on Thursday, April 28, 2022, surrounded by his family and friends. Ken was born in Baltimore, Maryland to the late Paul and Virginia Smith and moved to Arkansas in 1980 after serving in the United States Army. Ken loved and lived life to the fullest and truly enriched the lives around him through his friendship and wonderful sense of humor.

Ken worked for over twenty years and retired from Con Agra Foods. He loved watching his Baltimore Orioles baseball, bowling, grilling, and volunteering his time at church and serving others in senior care.

Ken was predeceased by his sister, Debbie Smith, and is survived by his brother, Paul Smith of Maryland, sister Sharon Mengele of Delaware, his three sons, Kenny Smith Jr and wife, Lauren of Clarksville, Bryan Smith and wife, Catherine of Fort Smith, and Michael Smith and wife, Amber of Conway, his friend and life partner, Betty Colvin, several grandchildren, great grandchildren, his best friend, Benjie Hoffard, and numerous other cherished friends.

A private memorial service will be held in Russellville before Ken is laid to rest in Baltimore, Maryland. In leu of flowers, please consider making a contribution to the Arkansas Hospice River Valley Home in memory of Ken. Contributions may be mailed to 220 John Babish Ln, Russellville, AR 72801.