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Gary Gamble Smith

Gary Gamble Smith, age 81 of Old Fields, WV, passed away on Thursday, September 5, 2019 at his residence. Born on March 17, 1938 in Old Fields, WV, he was a son of the late James Smith and Isabella Sprague Smith. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of over 56 years, June Ann Hutter Smith in May 2014, as well as four sisters and three brothers.

He is survived by his son, Stephen Smith (wife Elizabeth) of Old Fields, WV; one sister, Patricia Hull of Hedgesville, WV; and one brother, Kenneth Smith of Old Fields, WV.

Mr. Smith served his country with the US Army and was employed by the West Virginia Department of Highways. Gary was also a member of the Moorefield American Legion and the Church of Christ. 

The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at the Elmore Funeral Home in Moorefield, WV. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 8, 2019 at the funeral home with Stephen Smith officiating. Burial will follow at the Smith Family Cemetery in Old Fields, WV where full military graveside honors will be accorded. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Grant County Hospice.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Elmore Funeral Home.