Vernon Lee Smith, 65, of Blue Knob, passed away Tuesday February 4, 2020 at home. He was born July 16, 1954 in Roaring Spring, son of the late Homer and Elvina (Teeters) Smith.
Surviving are a son William Smith and wife Lacie of Blue Knob, a daughter Mary Smith of Altoona, two grandsons Owen and Sawyer, two brothers George Smith and wife Louise and Dale Smith, several nieces and nephews and his dog “Palmer”. He was preceded in death by three brothers Jesse, Richard and Homer Smith and a sister Darla Smith.
Vernon was a graduate of Central High School, Martinsburg. He retired from Helsel Lumber Mill in 2007 and previously owned and operated American Waterproofing for over twenty years.
He enjoyed hunting and going to Peggy’s Diner for breakfast, but his greatest joy was spending time with his grandsons Owen and Sawyer.
Friends will be received from 4:00 P.M. until the 7:00 P.M. funeral service on Friday February 7, 2020 at Emmanuel Baptist Church, 480 Emmanuel Drive, Claysburg, PA 16625, Pastor Erik Lingenfelter officiating.
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