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Obituaries

Obituaries

Delbert Dean Smith 1933 - 2006

Graveside services for Delbert Dean Smith, 73, Lawrence, will be at 9 a.m. Monday in Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrence.Mr. Smith died Thursday, March 16, 2006, at his home.He was born March 10, 1933, in Lawrence, the son of Bill and Helen Sellman Smith. He graduated from Liberty Memorial High School in Lawrence.Mr. Smith owned a construction company in Lawrence.He married Carol Rist in 1956, in Lawrence. She survives, of the home.Other survivors include two daughters, Sherry Adams, Siloam Springs, Ark., and Pamela Deihl, Emporia; a brother, Ernest Smith, Lecompton; and many grandchildren.A son, Larry D., died in June 2004.Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home in Lawrence.Online condolences may be sent at www.rumsey-yost.com.