“He will actually swallow up death forever, and the Sovereign Lord Jehovah will certainly wipe the tears from all faces . . .”
~ ~ With Sympathy ~ ~
Marvin Lee Smith Date of Birth: Sat, 01/21/1922 Date of Death: Fri, 05/18/2012
Marvin Lee Smith, 90 of Houston passed away on Friday, May 18, 2012. He was born on January 22, 1922 in Knoxville, Tennessee. He was one of eleven children born to his parents, Jesse and Serena Smith. Marvin served his country during World War II in the United States Air Corps. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Nadelle Smith; sons, David Smith and wife Sandi, Michael Smith and wife Sharon and James Smith; grandchildren, Amanda, Sunni, Katharine, and Julie; great-grandchildren, Nicolle, Bryce, Harrison, Holly, Joshua, Jordan, Gavin, Caleb, Charlotte, and Tessa; Sister-in-law, Dorothy "Dot" Smith and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. The family will receive friends on Tuesday, May 22, 2012 from 6 o'clock in the evening until 8 o'clock at Cypress-Fairbanks Funeral Home. Burial with military honors will be held on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 9 o'clock in the morning at the Houston National Cemetery in Houston with Pastor Louis Miori officiating.