Jimmie Oscar Smith

Jimmie Oscar Smith

Jimmie Oscar Smith was born on August 5th, 1931, to William and Grace Smith in Laramie, Wyoming and passed on July 23, 2022. During his life he worked as an iron worker and custodian for the University of Wyoming.

 He was preceded in death by his children Kenneth Yeager and Lawrence Smith (Smitty); and brothers Mike, Johnny, Dick, Leroy, George, and sister Alice.

 He is survived by sister Marie Albush, children Lillie Matheson, Linda Richards (Dwight), Jimmie D. Smith, and Jethro Smith; 13 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, and 26 great-great grandchildren. 

He always lived his life to the fullest, and said he was, “living on borrowed time.”

Donations can be made to your charity of choice or to Hospice of Laramie.

Funeral service will be held on Friday August 5th, 2022, at Montgomery-Stryker Funeral Home at 10AM with interment at Greenhill Cemetery.

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Condolences (4)

  • Charles - Brenda Reader

    To all of Mr Smith's family branches, we are sincerely sorry for your loss. While we did not personally know Mr Jim, we have the honor of knowing and working with his grandson Stephen Yeager here in Clovis/Portales NM, and we are grateful for this connection. We pray that God's peace will surround your families during this difficult time. Charles and Brenda Reader

  • Sandy Erne

    Wish I could be there with you all to celebrate Uncle Jim. I have so many memories of him growing up. The world will not be the same without him. Love you all 💗

  • Charlene Rasmussen Moree

    Linda, Lillie & all of the ‘Smith Family’…I’m so sorry for your loss…my heartfelt thoughts are with you. 🥀

  • Bev Kagel

    We are so sorry for the families loss of you Dad, Granddad, Great Granddad and Great Great Granddad .....your family has been more like family to us than friends ! Will always remember that he was the first one here when Murilyn passed.......that had been friends for many years. Always enjoyed a visit and cup of coffee.......love and prayers. Kagel and Meredith Families


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