Ricky L. Smith, age 60 of White Cloud, passed away Monday, June 8, 2020 at the Transitional Health Services in Fremont following a long battle with multiple sclerosis. Ricky was born on April 28, 1960 in California to Robert L. and Alma H. (Meeuwenburg) Smith and grew up in White Cloud, graduating from White Cloud High School in 1978. Ricky owned and operated his own construction business for several years and enjoyed fly fishing, golfing, camping and hunting.
Ricky is survived by his sisters and brother, Darlene Westcomb of White Cloud; Gloria Silverthorn of White Cloud; Pamela (Andy) Newfer of White Cloud; Allen (Vicki) Smith of Savannah, Tennessee; Brenda (Dan) Williams of Grant; Tina (Gary) Daniels of Colorado Springs, Colorado; 20 nieces and nephews and several great nieces and nephews. Ricky was preceded in death by his mother, Alma H. Dyer on June 30, 2004, his father, Robert L. Smith on June 26, 2005; his brother, Robert Smith; his brothers-in-laws, James L. Silverthorn and Carl D. Westcomb.
VISITATION : Sunday, June 14, 2020 from 4-6pm at Crandell Funeral Home – White Cloud Chapel. GRAVESIDE SERVICES : Monday, June 15, 2020 at 6:00 pm at the Sherman Township Cemetery 1850 S. Wisner Ave Fremont MI 49412. Friends may consider memorial contributions to the Multiple Sclerosis Society – Michigan Chapter. Friends may send a condolence, share a memory or share a picture of Ricky online at www.crandellfh.com. Arrangements by Crandell Funeral Home – White Cloud Chapel. 231-689-1492