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Hurley Smith

Hurley T. Smith

Tuesday, August 1st, 1944 - Monday, August 12th, 2019
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Hurley T. Smith, 75, died on Monday, August 12, 2019 at St Catherine Hospital in Garden City. He was born on August 1, 1944 at Dighton the son of Hurley W. and Nellie (Hobbs) Smith. He married Marilyn Dee Anderson on May 17, 1966 at Dighton.

Hurley graduated with the Class of 1962 at Dighton High School and attended McPherson College on a football scholarship. He returned to Dighton and worked as a lineman for Lane-Scott Electric for a few years before going into the family business, Smith’s Frozen Foods, and became owner in 1988. He was a member of United Methodist Church of Dighton and former member of Dighton Lions Club. He loved shooting trap and would travel around the state to compete when possible. He also enjoyed hunting, fishing, woodworking, reloading shells, making jerky out of just about anything, and lately, his daily cribbage games at the JOY Center and Dighton Bowl.

He is survived by his Wife- Marilyn Dee Smith, and Son- Curtis Smith of Kansas City, Missouri. He is preceded in death by his Parents, Son- Donnie Smith, and Sister- Arah Knight.

At Hurley’s request there will be no services held. Burial will be in Dighton Memorial Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to Pheasants Forever in care of Boomhower Funeral Home. Condolences may be posted at

The family would like to express their deep gratitude to Lane County EMS, who rescued Hurley on so many occasions, also the entire staff of Lane County Hospital and St Catherine Hospital for all their help.

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Bobbie Barber

Posted at 10:50pm
Marilyn Dee and Curtis, I am so sorry for your loss!!! Please let me know about the funeral arrangements and I will do my best to make it out there. May God give you His Peace and hold you in the palm of His Hand during this very difficult time.
Much Love,
Bobbie Sue

Jacob Posted at 07:22am

My condolences to you & family! I have alot of memories growing up very young going to work with my father Rodney and stopping bye on my way home from High school & helping them spray off their apprends & boots. R.I.P. Hurley

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