Don Paul Smith

March 23, 1943 - October 6, 2017

Funeral services for Don P. Smith, 74, of Longdale, OK were held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at the Faith Center in Meno, OK with Pastor Cody Anderson and Pastor Bruce Haddock officiating. Inurnment will be in Fort Gibson National Cemetery beside his beloved wife Omori Smith. Visitation will was held on Monday, October 16 from 9 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Service arrangements are entrusted to Pierce Funeral Home, Canton, OK. Don Paul Smith was born on March 23, 1943 at Canton, OK to Robert Dean and Dorothy May (Franks) Smith. He departed this life on Friday, October 6, 2017 at Weatherford, OK. Don graduated from Canton High School with the class of 1962. He served four tours of duty in Viet Nam in the U.S. Navy, being honorably discharged in October of 1970 as an E-6 Petty Officer. Don lived in Enid for 11 years before moving back to the Canton/ Longdale area. He worked for many years as custodian at Canton Schools before retiring. Don was preceded in death by his parents; his wife Omori Smith; step-son Ronnie Plato. Survivors include his son, Christopher Lee Smith of Longdale, OK; step-children Linda Lakin, Lee Plato, Donnie Plato and Robin Plato; two sisters, Charlotte Jones of Enid, OK and Pat Hoffman of Canton, OK; Condolences may be made online at

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