Donald A. Smith

donald smith

Donald A. (Don)Smith, 86, passed away Monday, November 14, 2011 at his home in Foxfire Village.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. in the Mausoleum Chapel at Pinelawn Memorial Park in Southern Pines on Saturday, November 19th.
Born September 5, 1925 in Hazel Park, MI he was a son of the late John and Jessie Woolner Smith, husband of the late Edna Dawson Smith, and was preceded in death by two brothers, Archie and Harold Smith, a sister-in-law, Henrietta Brown, two brothers-in-law, William Brown and Roger LaCasse
Mr. Smith was a U S Army Veteran of WWII and the owner of Don's Beef Buffet Restaurant in Tecumseh, MI.
He is survived by a sister, Edna Mae Plumber, sister-in-law, Florence LaCasse, along with twelve nieces and nephews and will be greatly missed by all.
The family will be receiving friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Powell Funeral Home in Southern Pines.
Memorials may be made to FirstHealth Hospice Foundation, 150 Applecross Road, Pinehurst, NC 28374.

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  1. Please accept our heart felt condolences. My husband and I will miss Don more than you can know. We both worked for him and he helped us to start our married life together by offering his support and care. He and Edna have a special place in our hearts. W

  2. Don was a very special man. I worked for Don at Don’s Beef Buffet…my first job and my best! Don and Edna made everything special! They will both be missed.

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