Mr. Laird J. Smith, 74, of Ellwood City passed away on Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at the Grove City Hospital.
Mr. Smith was born to the late James L. and Emma Mae (Kisick) Smith in Ellwood City on April 4, 1948. For many years, he worked as an over the road truck driver accumulating over a million miles. He drove truck for JP Graham, Russell Trucking 15 years, and various other trucking companies. He is a long time member of the Ellwood City Masonic Lodge #599, and in his earlier years he enjoyed hunting.
He is survived by his daughter, Stacey (Darrell) Hunt of Perry Twp., sons, Jim (Debbie) Smith of Lowellville, OH, and David Smith of Ellwood City, 9 grandchildren,6 great-grandchildren, and his sister, Cynthia Smith of Ellwood City.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Cathy C. (Casuccio) Smith in 1990, and his brothers, Chester Smith and David Smith.
As per Mr. Smith’s wishes there will not be a public visitation. Final arrangements are entrusted to the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home and Crematory Inc..