Raymond Earl Smith 'Smitty,' went to his heavenly home on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012 at the age of 99 , following a year of declining health.

Raymond Earl Smith 'Smitty,' went to his heavenly home on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012 at the age of 99 ½, following a year of declining health.

A full obituary will be in Thursday's edition.

Arrangements under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Neosho.

Online condolences may be posted at www.clarkfuneralhomes.com