LINDEN, Texas—Haskel Smith, 77, of Linden died Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, in a Texarkana, Texas, hospital.

Mr. Smith was born March 27, 1935, in Ludlow, Okla. He was an employee of Hawthorn Logging. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Alma Smith; one daughter, Glory Cobb Masters; and one granddaughter, Felicia Morales.

Survivors include his wife, Diane Smith of Linden; four daughters, Sherry Allen, Joyce Case, Lisa Gilliand and Nancy Harrison; one son, Robert Smith; two stepdaughters, Janna Miles and Jodi Walusis; 19 grandchildren including Brandi Burnahm and Jason Griggs; nine stepgrandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Reeder-Davis-Schindler Funeral Home with Ricky Steed officiating. Burial will be in Linden Cemetery.

Visitation will be 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.

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Published: 01/08/2013