Shelbyville Daily Union

Obituaries

July 1, 2014

Rick Smith

Rick Smith

Shelbyville

Rick Smith, 59, of Shelbyville, IL, passed away at 11:04 PM Sunday June 29, 2014, in Decatur Memorial Hospital in Decatur, IL

Rick was born August 25, 1954, in Shelbyville, IL the son of Edward and Irma Jean Woodrum Smith.

Rick graduated from Shelbyville High School in the Class of 1972.

He drove semi-trucks for many years and most recently for MBM Trucking in Taylorville, IL.

Rick was a member of the Moose Lodge and Roy Vanderpool American Legion Post #81 both of Shelbyville. He was an avid fan of the Chicago Cubs and Chicago Bears and was a prominent member of several local liars clubs in Shelbyville.

Surviving are children: Cindy Wiback of Shelbyville and Robert E. Smith of Shelbyville; grandchildren: Taylor Lynn Wiback, Clayson Jeffry Price and Lilly Pearl Price; brother Larry (Robin) Smith of Sullivan, IL and close friends, Fred Naber and Steve Wagner both of Shelbyville.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Stan Smith and Carl Dennis Smith.

Visitation will be from 4:00-7:00 PM Wednesday July 2, 2014 in Lockart-Green Funeral Home in Shelbyville. A funeral service will be held immediately following the visitation at 7:15 PM Wednesday at the funeral home. Rev. Kevin Ray will officiate. Memorials in Rick`s memory may be directed to the funeral home for the education of grandchildren: Taylor Lynn, Clayson Jeffry and Lilly Pearl.

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