Graveside services for Morgan William Smith, 81, Piedmont, Mo., will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Oak Hill Cemetery.
Mr. Smith died Monday at Doctors Regional Hospital in Poplar Bluff, Mo.
He was a former Lawrence area resident and had been a resident of Piedmont since 1972.
Mr. Smith was born Aug. 12, 1909, in Morgan County, Colo. He served in the U.S. Army in World War II.
He retired from Kroger Grocery Stores. He was a butcher in the meat market. He also was a member of the American Legion.
He married Ruth Clifford on July 31, 1934, in Wichita. She died in 1989.
He is survived by a son, Glenn, of the home; and two brothers, Lloyd, Denver, and Marion, Mesa, Ariz.