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Fred Smith, Jr.

May 22, 1941 ~ April 1, 2017 (age 75)
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SMITH -  Fred Smith Jr., age 75, went to be with his Lord, Saturday, April 1, 2017. 

He was preceded in death by his parents Frederick August Smith Sr. and Mildred Smith.   

He will be remembered by his siblings Barbara (Jerry) Price, Roger (Laura) Smith and Kenneth Smith; significant other Deb Fortney and daughter Jenny; and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held from 5 - 8 p.m. Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at Cook Funeral Home, 2067 84th Street, SW, Byron Center, MI 49315.  Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, April 6, 2017 at Cook Funeral Home, Byron Center, MI.  Pastor Larry Miller will be officiating.  Interment will be at Salem Township Cemetery.

In honor of Frederick and in lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. 

The family welcomes memories and messages in their guest book online at


Charitable donations may be made to:

American Cancer Society
129 Jefferson Ave. SE, Grand Rapids MI 49508

 Service Information

April 5, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cook-Byron Center Chapel
2067 84th Street SW
Byron Center, MI 49315

Funeral Service
April 6, 2017

11:00 AM
Cook-Byron Center Chapel
2067 84th Street SW
Byron Center, MI 49315

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