Kenneth Lavon Smith
Kenneth Lavon Smith, 91, of Silsbee passed away May 18, 2020. He attended Silsbee schools
He attended Silsbee schools where he earned a certificate in auto mechanics.
He married his wife Celia in 1952, and worked alongside his father at the Old Ice House delivering ice and retired from Enterprise Products at 82.
Kenneth was a member of Good Shepherd Baptist Church and attended Woodrow Baptist Church for years.
He is survived by his wife of almost 68 years Celia O. Leatherwood Smith; daughters, Brenda C. Eaves and Deborah I. Powell; four grandsons, one granddaughter and seven great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held 2pm Thursday, May 21, 2020 at Leatherwood Cemetery in Lumberton, TX with Rev. Jason Richards officiating. Kenneth served his country in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. Military Honors will be rendered.