Max Allen Smith, 80, Milo, Mo., passed away on Wednesday, August 26, 2009, at St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Joplin, MO., following a sudden illness.

Max Allen Smith, 80, Milo, Mo., passed away on Wednesday, August 26, 2009, at St. John’s Regional Medical Center in Joplin, MO., following a sudden illness. Survivors include his sisters, Virginia Pace, Stover, Mo., Euilene Humble, Nevada, MO., and Sonjia Wilson of Weston, Mo.; his aunt Elsie Braun of Pittsburg, Kan., and many nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, August 29, 2009, at Crocker Cemetery in Pittsburg, KS. Friends may call now and until 8 p.m. on Friday evening at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, MO.