Richard Arthur Smith
STAUNTON — Richard Arthur Smith, 57, husband of Susan McCutchen Smith, of 534 Sugarloaf Road, Staunton, died at 12:25 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012 at Augusta Health.
He was born in Bath County, son of Velda Varner Smith and the late William Richard Smith.
Mr. Smith was a well-known farrier for many years in the Staunton-Augusta community. He was a member of Bethel Presbyterian Church.
In addition to his wife and mother, family members include a son, Corbett Alexander Smith and fiancée, Brittany Hoover of Staunton; two daughters, Meda Lindsey Smith and Sydney Elizabeth Smith both of Arbor Hill; two grandchildren, Crue Alexander Smith and Tristan Arthur James Smith.
A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 1, in Bethel Presbyterian Church Cemetery by the Pastors Phil Sommer and Chuck Balsamo.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 30, at Henry Funeral Home and at other times at his mother’s residence.
Memorials may be made to Augusta Health Cancer Center, P.O. Box 1000, Fishersville, Va. 22939.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.henryfuneralhome.net.