Frank Earl Smith was born to the parentage of the late O. C. Smith, Sr., and Earlee Martin Smith on October 2, 1949 in Jefferson, Texas.
He attended Jefferson public schools. He was a long-time member of the Westside Church of Christ before transferring his membership to the Grand Way Church of Christ.
He enjoyed fishing, hunting, dominoes, singing and music.
He departed this life February 9, 2022, in Longview, Texas.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Michael Smith, George Curtis Smith, and O. C Smith, Jr.
Frank leaves to cherish his memories; two daughters, Tokolo Lee (Venue) of Fort Worth, Texas; Heidi Crena Kaliszewski (Kevin) of Austin, Texas and one son, Frank E. Smith, Jr. (Jo Anna); three grandchildren, Lane Lee, Tricia Lee, Tyler Lee, and two great grandchildren; his mother, Claude L. Smith; nine sisters and nine brothers; a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, other relatives and close friends.