On March 1, 2019, Donald Smith departed this life at the age of 59. Donald was born September 27, 1959, to the late Junius Smith and Patricia Pringle Smith in Lake Charles, Louisiana. As a lifelong resident, Donald worked for the City of Lake Charles Public Works Division for 38 years.
He leaves to mourn his wife, Mary Jane Smith; three children, Nicole Sims, LaTara Temple and David Roy Smith. Donald also had a great love for his stepchildren, Stephanie Abraham, Rita and Christopher Wright. In addition to being a loving husband, father, brother, and stepfather, Donald also leaves to mourn his grandchildren, Da’Nasia Abraham, Keenan Brown, KeVonte’ Dean, Kalyn Martin, Clarence Payne, Jr., Sable Sims, Malayah Smith, Damani Temple, Anthony Wright, Kymani Wright, and Kashamir Wright.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, March 9th, 2019, at 11:00 a.m., and funeral service at 12:30 p.m., at King’s funeral Home, Pastor Wilbert LaFleur, officiating. Burial will follow in Combre Memorial Park under the direction of King’s Funeral Home.
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