PARMA - Charles Ralph Smith, 65, died Sept. 21, 2007, at his home.
Born Sept. 16, 1942, in St. Louis, to Elma Loeda Wells Smith Hain of Parma, he had lived in Oklahoma and Florida before moving to Parma. He was the Water Plant operator for the city of Belleair, Fla., and attended the Assembly of God Church.
On Nov. 11, 1978, at Parma, he married Maggie Darlene Ray, who survives of the home.
Other survivors include: two sons, Bruce Leon Smith of Dallas and Gregory Scott Stidham of Pinellas Park, Fla.; one daughter, Charla Sue Smith of St. Louis; one brother, Mike Hain of Parma; one sister, Shirley Payne of Parma; and four grandchildren.
Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. today at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Parma, where services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday.
Burial will follow in the Woodlawn Cemetery in Campbell.