James C. Smith, 73 of Cherry Tree, passed away on Saturday, December 3, 2022 at UPMC Passavant Hospital.
He was the son of James E. and Alice Smith, born June 21, 1949 in Spangler, PA.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Delcabella (Peel) Smith, five children, James C. Smith II and wife Cara, Jeremy M. Smith, Corey B. Smith and wife Melinda, Holly D Bingaman and husband Brett, Alyssa D. Ibrahim and husband Raid, two brothers, Kenneth Smith and wife Melody, Christopher Smith and wife Adelia, sisters Mary Tiger and Shirley Smith, 19 Grandchildren and 12 Great-Grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Jim was preceded in death by his parents, one great-granddaughter, Josephine Rajnish, and two brothers, David and Daniel Smith.
Jim served on the board of Deacons at the Kinport Assembly of God. He owned / operated his own construction and was a master wood craftsman, and worked in the Coal Mines for over 20 years. Jim loved to go to Disney as well as other travel, boating, camping and family outings. His joy was going to the movies with his children / grandchildren. Jim was a Cub Scout and Boy Scout leader as well as a little league coach. Jim was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
Friends will be received on Friday, December 9, 2022 from 3 pm to 6 pm at the Kinport Assembly of God Church, 5658 Rt 240 Hwy, Cherry Tree, PA 15724, Jim’s Funeral Service will follow at 6 pm with Pastor, Thomas Manning, officiating.