The Herald Bulletin

Morning Update

Obituaries

February 15, 2014

Malcolm Richard Smith

July 27, 1931 - Feb. 14, 2014

ANDERSON — Malcolm Richard Smith, 82, Anderson, passed away Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at his home.

He was born on July 27, 1931, in Anderson, to Harry and Velma (Stohler) Smith.

He graduated from Lapel High School in 1949 and received a master’s degree in agriculture education from Purdue University and had served in the U.S. Army.

Malcolm retired as the beef sales manager from the former Emge meat plant in Anderson after over 30 years of employment.

He attended the Ford Street United Methodist Church in Lapel and was a member of the Lapel American Legion Post 212.

He is survived by two children, Stephen (wife, Barbara) Smith and Loraine Smith, all of Anderson; four grandchildren, Jessica (husband, Mike) Tharp of Lapel, Greg (wife, Melissa) Smith, Joshua (wife, Jennifer) Miller, and Kayla Knotts, all of Anderson; four great-grandsons, Gabriel and Evan Smith and Jonathan and James Tharp; and one sister, Karen Lumpkin of Anderson.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 55 years, Beverly J. (Jones) Smith; and great-grandson, Joey Tharp.

Services will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday at Scott E. Hersberger Funeral Home, 1010 N. Main St., Lapel, with Pastor Steve Holdzkom officiating. Private family burial will be Monday in Brookside Cemetery, Lapel.

Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Post online condolences at www.hersbergerfuneralhome.com or www.theheraldbulletin.com.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Obituaries: July 25

    Obituaries for Frances Dominick, Irma Fletcher, Harold VanNess and Rick A. Wisler are published in the Friday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    July 25, 2014

  • Funerals: July 25 Funeral services and visitation hours as published in the Friday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    July 25, 2014

  • OBT - HB0725 - Dominick, Frances Frances Dominick Frances L. Dominick, 88, of Anderson, died July 23, 2014, at the Monticello House in Anderson.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBT - HB0725 - Fletcher,Ima Ima Ruth Fletcher Ima Ruth (Rinker) Fletcher, 94, of Daleville, died July 20, 2014, at Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie after an extended illness.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Harold Edward 'Ed' VanNess Bonnie J. VanNess Harold Edward "Ed" VanNess, 77, of Elwood, died July 23, 2014.

    July 25, 2014

  • Rick A. Wisler Rick A. Wisler, 67, of Elwood, died July 23, 2014, at AMG Specialty Hospital at Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie following a brief illness.

    July 25, 2014

  • Pending obituaries: July 25

    Pending obituaries as published in the Friday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    July 25, 2014

  • Obituaries: July 24

    Obituaries for Theodore Bradley, Nedra Duncan, Norma Edgecomb, Jaunice Howington, Mary Marvin, Nina McClain and James Willis are published in the Thursday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    July 24, 2014

  • Pending obituaries: July 24

    Pending obituaries as published in the Thursday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    July 24, 2014

  • Funerals: July 24 Funeral services and visitation hours as published in the Thursday edition of The Herald Bulletin.

    July 24, 2014

Obituary Policy
  • Obituary policy

    The Herald Bulletin publishes local basic obituaries, pending death notices and funeral service listings free of charge. Extended obituaries are offered for a fee. Call your funeral home or The Herald Bulletin at 640-4800 for more information.

    Anonymous The Herald Bulletin Mon, January 27
    1 Photo
More Resources from The Herald Bulletin
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide