Ralph Eric Smith a long time resident of Durant, Oklahoma passed away on Wednesday, February 27, 2013 at the age of 47 years 9 months and 1 day. He was born in Durant, Oklahoma on Wednesday, May 26, 1965 to Raymond (Red) and Rebecca Jane (Mason) Smith.
Mr. Smith is survived by his parents, Raymond (Red) Smith and wife Rebecca Jane of Durant, Oklahoma; brother, Raymond Smith and wife Deborah of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; sisters, Rebecca Diane Stafford of Denison, Texas, Renaye Smith of Austin, Nevada, Rhonda Kranning of Durant, Oklahoma, Regina LaBurda of Bonham, Texas, Lottie Jane Pierce of Mead, Oklahoma and Christine Hankins of Rockwall, Texas; numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Mr. Smith was preceded in death by his grandparents, L.T. and Mildred Smith and Buford Henry and Ella Mae Mason.
Graveside Services will be held at 10:00 AM on Monday, March 4, 2013 at the Albany Cemetery in Albany with Bro. Phillip Winn officiating. Serving as pallbearers will be Raymond (Runt) Smith, Timothy Kranning, Chris Sanders, Daniel Atteberry, Susan Hartline and Natasha West. Honorary pallbearer will be Jerry Marsh.
Family and friends may send online condolences and view tributes at www.holmescoffeymurray.com.
Services are under the direction of Holmes-Coffey-Murray Funeral Home, Durant, Oklahoma.