Latimore Edward Smith
LATIMORE EDWARD SMITH, AGE 74
And a resident of Independence died at 4:59AM Sunday, December 8, 2019 at St. Tammany Hospital in Covington.
He was a longtime truck driver with the CB handle “Big Wheel”. He enjoyed racing cars and working on them also. He loved to ride motorcycles.
Wife: Cindy Leonard Smith of Independence
5 Daughters: Glenda Smith of Franklinton
Lenda Smith of Hammond
Melissa Holmes of Galliano
Susan Gardiner both of Independence
Son: Warren Alpha, Jr. of Erath
Grandchildren: Cody Stricklan, Daniel Keating, Judy Anderson,
Shelby Lynn Magee, Mason Holmes, Kadon Loupe,
Tyron Loupe, Tristany Matherne
Great grandchildren: Kadence Gros, Dakota Smith, Nyjah Stricklan,
Nolen Stricklan, Emma Sue Keating, Addie Keating
Brother: Kendall Smith of Franklinton
He was preceded in death by his parents Dewitt and Lillie Keating Smith, 2 sisters Lucy Barber and Neline McKenzie.
Visitation will begin after 10 AM Thursday, December 12, 2019 with a funeral service to be held at 2 PM in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Charles Ray Creel officiating. Burial will follow in the Thomas Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Warren Alpha, J D Boyce, Cody Stricklan, Daniel Keating,
Sean O’Quinn, Billy Anderson, Brent Gardiner