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William F. Smith, age 86, of Danville, passed away on March 10, 2019 at Knox Community Hospital.
He was born on February 15, 1933 in Knox County to the late Charles G. and Ora G. (Black) Smith.
William was a retired United States Air Force Veteran. He also enjoyed going to auctions, going out to eat with family. William was retired from Continental Can.
He is survived by his two daughters, Lisa Smith and Melissa Smith both of Mount Vernon; sisters, Irene Bowman of Brinkhaven and Ann (Jim) Martin of Mount Vernon; grandchildren, Christopher and Julia; along with great-grandsons, Kyler and Kamden; and many nieces and nephews.
William was preceded in death by his son, Kyle Smith; sisters, Isabelle, Mary and Jane; along with brothers, Wilson and Edward.
Friends may call on Wed., March 13th from 5:00 – 7:00 PM at Lasater Funeral Home, 11337 Upper Gilchrist Rd. in Mount Vernon; where funeral services will be held on Thurs. starting at 11:00 AM. Burial will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens with military graveside honors by the Knox County Joint Veteran's Council.
The family would like to thank the EKCJFD, Knox Community Hospital, Riverside Hospital and Country Court Nursing Home for the care provided to William.
To express a condolence or to share a memory with the Smith family, please visit www.lasaterfuneralhomes.com