of Wilson, AR
December 6, 1959 - February 28, 2022
Russell Smith, 62, of Wilson, AR, passed away February 28, 2022. Russell was born December 6, 1959 in Osceola, AR to Jessie and Johnnie Smith. He was a retired farmer, who enjoyed hunting and fishing. He looked forward to going to watch his son as he played travel ball. Russell is survived by his wife: Christina Smith of Wilson, AR; son: Jacob Smith of Wilson, AR; daughters: Katelin Smith of Wilson, AR and Ashley Smith-Pinkard of Brookland, AR; granddaughter: Caroline Pinkard of Brookland, AR; sisters: Louella Locklin of Grand Prairie, TX, Nancy Smith of Marked Tree, AR, Barbara Smith (A. J.) of Land O'Lakes, FL, Annette Hill of Wilson, AR and Connie Thomas (Maurice) of Beckville, TX and sisters-in-law: Melinda Smith of Wilson, AR and Patty Smith of Wilson, AR. He is preceded in death by his parents and brothers: Franky Smith, Felix Smith and Jerry Smith.
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Rest In Peace classmate. Class of 79 Rivercrest High School
My deepest condolences to you and family in the loss of Russell. My prayers will be with you as you move forward with your life.
I’m sending love, hugs, and prayers to you all. I remember Russell, up front and center of all the baseball games we attended together. The close baseball family we shared was some of my fondest memories. Russell was such a special part of that family, and someone I am privileged to have known. Love, Pam and Jagger
Christina, I am very sorry to hear of Uncle Russell’s passing. I am saying prayers for you and your family. Love,Kathy
Christina, we are so sorry for your loss. Uncle Russell will be deeply missed. Keeping you and the family in our prayers. Rene & Theresa
Christina,I was so sorry to here about uncle Russell passing. I have such fond memories of him when we would get to go visit everybody he was a very gentle and compassionate person. I will truly miss his since of humor. May god bless you and your family.donna
Sorry for your loss.He was a good person and missed working with them on the farm.prayers to you and family Christine .prayers from Jessie Jones and family.
Christina ❤️Our prayers and heart go out to you and the kids. Russell was a good fella but we don’t have to tell you that and all our years of ball together I appreciate that you allowed me to call him my baseball husband ⚾️💔. May God strengthen you to handle life without him. Love you Girlie 🙏🏾
I'm so sorry to hear about Russell.This is so hard to grasp.Y'all are in my orayers🙏🙏🙏
Christina we are so sorry to hear about Russell's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, your children and the family. It seems like only yesterday you practically lived at our house; you were like a daughter to me. Hugs.
Christina, my heart goes out to you, Jacob,and Kaitlyn. Y'all are in my prayers. Clay Driver
Christina and family,We are so sorry to hear of Russell’s passing. I pray for peace and comfort to all of you. Again, so sorry!
Christina I am so heartbroken that this has happened. I have such great memories of Russell coming in the shop and placing a flower order for you when y’all were dating. He was was a giant, quiet, kind man. I am so sorry for you and your children. My deepest sympathy for you and your entire family.
I AM SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS.. PRAYING FOR YOU AND TOUR FAMILY
Christina and family, I am so sorry and praying Gods peace and comfort for all of you.
Christina, So terribly sorry to hear about Russell. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family!Kathy Lambert
I am so sorry for your loss, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
My deepest condolences to you and your family. Tristin wishes to send her heartfelt sympathies to her classmate too. Our thoughts are with you all.
Sending our heartfelt condolences and prayers to Christina and the entire Smith Family! We will always remember Russell with fondness. May God comfort you all during this difficult time. Gary & Christine Thomas