Mr. Jody Grey Smith was born on February 1, 1948 to Joel and Evelyn Smith in Alice, Texas. He left this world on February 1, 2018 in Deer Park, Texas.
Jody is preceded in death by his father, Joel Davis Smith, mother Evelyn Louise Smith and brother, Joel Davis Smith.
Jody graduated high school from Carlsbad, New Mexico to begin his life’s work, first in movie theatre management and then to retail management. While on this earth Jody loved music, motorcycles, photography, firing weapons and history. His first love was his family. Those he leaves behind to mourn are: his son, Jody Michael Smith, daughters, Leslie Kathryn Casey, Deborah Shannon Motes and Hannah Louise Smith, sister, Judi Sisk, grandsons, Logan Casey, Ryan Motes, Zachary Casey and granddaughters, Ashton Motes and Kathryn Motes.
The family request in lieu of floral tributes, donation be made to the charity of your choice.
“And can it be that in a world so full and busy, the loss of one creature makes a void in any heart, so wide and deep that nothing but the width and depth of eternity can fill it up.”