Mr. Jacob (Jake) V. Smith of Spaniards Bay passed away at St. Clare's Mercy Hospital, St. John's on Wednesday, April 2, 2014. Mr. Smith was 70 years old. He leaves to mourn his loving family: Daughters: Bernice Smith (Randy Giles) & Lorrie Smith (George Purcell); Grandchildren: Jeffery Vokey, Richard (Crystal) Vokey, Melissa Dixon, Gordie (Adrienne) Dixon, Carl Earle Jr., Laurie Smith (Nik Hammer) & Samantha Earle; Great Grandchildren: Skyler & Charity Vokey, Tyson & Sabean Dixon & Shyanne Lucas; Siblings: Sybil Spracklin, Martha Coombs (Eddie Osbourne), Winnie (Lloyd) James, Gloria (Calvin) James, Irene (Ray) Mercer, Howard (Helen) Smith & Gerald (Julia) Smith; Special Niece: Goldie Smith (Nigel Barber); And a large circle of nephews, nieces, family & friends. Pre-deceased By: Parents: Walter Smith & Susannah Drover; Grandson: Michael Dixon; Brother: Wayne Chesley Smith; Brothers-in-Law: Josiah Coombs & Gerald Spracklin.
The funeral service will take place at St. John the Evangelist Church & Cemetery, Bishop's Cove on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at, 2 P.M.
The family will be receiving relatives and friends at SLADE'S FUNERAL HOME, L.T. STICK DRIVE, BAY ROBERTS, between the hours of Thursday: 7 - 9 P.M., Friday: 10:30 A.M. - 9 P.M. & Saturday: 10:30 A.M. - 11:30 A.M.
In lieu of flowers, donations are gratefully accepted to The Jacob V. Smith Memorial Fund.