Donald Charles Smith, 86, of St. Catherine's Village in Madison, Miss., and formerly of Clarksdale, passed away on Thursday, April 19, 2018.
Don spent his childhood in Cumberland, Md., and attended Allegany High School. He attended the University of Tennessee and served in the U.S. Navy. He retired as a field engineering zone manager with NCR in Memphis. He served on numerous boards of directors in Memphis, Pensacola, Fla., and Destin, Fla., and was very active in the community of St. Catherine's Village. Even after retirement, Don continued to share his skills and give back to the communities where he resided.
Don is survived by his wife of 64 years, Patricia Watson Smith.
He was preceded in death by his son, Donald C. Smith, Jr.
Parkway Funeral Home in Ridgeland, Miss., was in charge of arrangements.