David G. Smith

Self-employed; enjoyed spending time with his family; gardening, hiking and biking

David G. Smith, 61, died Aug. 12, 2014.

Born in Akron, Mr. Smith had lived most of his life in the Tallmadge area. He was self-employed and enjoyed spending time with his family, gardening, hiking, biking and donated to the American Red Cross on a regular basis.

Preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Mildred "Billie" Smith, he is survived by his wife, Christy; daughters, Tricia Smith of Cuyahoga Falls and Amy Smith of Tallmadge; father-in-law, Lloyd Granger; sister-in-law, Debbie Granger both of Carrollton; brothers-in-law, David (Diane) Granger of Uniontown and Larry (Tayo) Granger of Amsterdam; and many nieces, nephews, great nieces and a great nephew.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Red Cross, 525 N. Broad St., Canfield, OH 44406 or the Summit Metro Parks, 975 Treaty Line Road, Akron, OH 44313.

Donovan Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.