Connie Mac Smith Services are scheduled for 10 a.m., Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Connie Mac Smith, 66, who passed away Nov. 24, 2010. Interment will follow in South Park Cemetery. Harold Hobson will officiate. Military honors will be conducted by Roswell Veterans Honor Guard. Connie Mac Smith was born June 15, 1944, in Texline, Texas, to T.H. and Christine Smith, who preceded him in death. He was in the United States Army and received the Purple Heart. On Nov. 1, 1998, he married Sheila Bowles in Roswell. She survives him at the home. He was also preceded in death by a wife, Jeannie Nelson Smith, in 1996; brother, Wendell Dean Smith; and sister, Darla Kay Smith. He is also survived by two sons, Chad Smith, of Roswell, and Allen Sudduth, and wife, Yolanda, of Pixley, Calif.; three daughters, Aimee Bertrand, and husband, Kevin, of Roswell, Ashley Sudduth, of Searcy, Ark., and Alyssa Sudduth Caine, of Roswell; two brothers, Coy Smith, of Roswell, and Merle Smith, of Melrose; one sister, Jackie Williams, of Roswell; and five grandchildren, Trey Sudduth, Issac Sudduth, Taylor Noble, Sariah Bertrand and Christopher Caine. Pallbearers will be Ray Fuller, Mack Ratliff, Tommy Weathers, David Carpenter, Lee Blanton and Harold Hobson. Honorary pallbearers will be the Coffee Group at Whataburger. Connie Mac worked for Valley Chevrolet in Roswell, at Meadâ€™s Sunbeam Bakery as the plant engineer and at Frost Bakery in Odessa, Texas. He opened Auto Aid in 1982, and ran the business until his retirement on June 30, 2010, followed by a six-week adventurous, well-deserved vacation with his wife, Sheila. He was past president of the Optimist Club, a CASA volunteer, a member of the Pecos Valley AG Antique Tractor Club, a volunteer with the Special Olympics for many years, and a member of the Church of Christ.
Friends may pay respects online at lagronefuneralchapels. com. Arrangements are under the direction of LaGrone Funeral Chapel.