ANSONVILLE — Richard “Ricky” Levone Smith Sr., 59, died on Monday, June 25, 2012 at his home.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Lilesville, with Rev. Charles Spivey and Rev. Jim Hunsucker officiating. Interment will follow in Bethlehem Cemetery in Ansonville.
The family will greet friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Wednesday at Leavitt Funeral Home, Wadesboro, and other times at the home.
Smith was born May 9, 1953 in Newport News, Va., a son of the late Walter Thomas Smith and the late Dorothy Nell McIntosh Smith. He was retired from the textile industry and was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church.
Surviving are his wife of nearly 40 years, Ruby Mauldin Smith of the home; his children, Spanky (Delorse) Smith and Candi (Vernon) Eury, both of Ansonville, and Stephen Smith of Albemarle; his grandchildren, Kelly, Bradley and Jacob Smith and Angela and Kaylee Eury; and his brothers and sister, Gregory Smith of Ansonville, Mark Smith of Sanford and Sue Wilson of Norwood.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Rosemary Smith.
Memorials may be made to Mt. Zion Baptist Church, P.O. Box 663, Wadesboro, NC 28170.
The arrangements are in care of Leavitt Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at www.leavittfuneralhomewadesboro.com.