Larry Don Smith, 58, of Lonoke passed away Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at Baptist Medical Center in North Little Rock. He was born Nov. 4, 1954 in Camden to Horace D. and Mary Lou Jarvis Smith. He was a graduate from Camden High School. He was a football and softball coach at Sheridan and Lonoke High School.
Coach Smith won the first-ever state championship in fastpitch softball while coaching at Sheridan.
He is survived by his wife, Gail Smith of Lonoke; daughters, Kimberly Long and husband, Scotty, and Holly Reed all of Little Rock; parents, Horace D. and Mary Lou Jarvis Smith of Camden; grandsons, Dylan Long, Tanner Long and Mason Reed, all of Little Rock; granddaughters, Olivia Reed, Grace Reed and Lexie Reed, all of Little Rock; and a host of friends.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013, at Proctor Funeral Home with burial in Union Cemetery in Nevada County at Bodcaw. Brother Mark Sikes officiated the services. Visitation was held from 6-8 p.m. Saturday at Proctor Funeral Home.