Rodney Kyle Smith

Rodney Kyle Smith


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Coastal Bend State Veterans Cemetery
9974 Interstate Hwy 37
Corpus Christi, TX  78410
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
10:00 a.m.
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Aransas Pass, TX


Rodney Kyle Smith


Rodney (Ronnie) Kyle Smith passed away unexpectedly on July 20, 2018. He was born in Weslaco, TX on May 25, 1949 to Euen D. Smith, Sr. and Elverda Coker. Ronnie lived many years of his life in Corpus Christi. He was educated at West Oso elementary and W. B. Ray High School. After graduation, he joined the U. S. Marine Corps with basic training at Camp Pendleton and was later stationed in Hawaii. Upon returning to civilian life, his chosen profession was training to be an Instrument Technician working most currently with Occidental Petroleum, retiring about 5 years ago.

Ronnie was preceded in death by his mother and father; sister, Elfrances Sue Greenwood; brother, Euen D. Smith, Jr. and wife, Geraldine; brother, Ambrose Fritzgerald Smith and sister-in-law, Joy Smith.

He is survived by his brothers, Don Carlos Smith of Weslaco; Billy Douglas Smith, Sr. and wife, Nan, of Lake Jackson; sister-in-law, Marilyn Smith of Hereford and brother-in-law, James Greenwood of Corpus Christi, in addition to many nieces, nephews and cousins in the Valley and various areas of the State of Texas.

Ronnie loved his family, his dogs, hunting, fishing and his many years researching
the Smith Family genealogy sharing the family’s information through pictures and stories. Ronnie will always be remembered for his kindness towards family and friends in need, by either giving them shelter or financially.

Ronnie’s services will be held at the Coastal Bend State Veterans Cemetery in Corpus Christi at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 1, 2018.




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  1. Chuck Foley
    Aransas pass, TX

    My condolences to all of Rodney's family. Rodney and I worked together for many years and were good friends. Rodney could always be depended on to be there when the need arose, we went through many work related crisis together over the years. You will be missed. Rest In Peace.

  2. Chuck Foley
    Aransas pass, TX

    My condolences to all of Rodney's family. Rodney and I worked together for many years and were good friends. Rodney could always be depended on to be there when the need arose, we went through many work related crisis together over the years. You will be missed. Rest In Peace.

  3. Chuck Foley
    Aransas pass, TX

    I posted condolences for Rodney Smith but they have not been added to the guest book?

  4. Shawnna Campbell
    Robstown, TX

    You will be missed greatly Uncle Rodney. I will cherish all the memories of you while growing up. My best are of sitting in the deer blind many a hunting season. Give Mana a hug for me. Rest in peace

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