Robert “Bob” Lowery Smith Jr., 69, of Plano formerly of Decatur, died Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013, in Dallas.
Graveside service is 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 8, at Oaklawn Cemetery with the Reverends John Bart, Clayton Douglas and Gerre Joiner officiating.
Bob was born Oct. 6, 1943, in Decatur to Robert Lowery and Lorene (Ellis) Smith Sr. He received a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of North Texas.
Bob was a human resources manager for Exxon-Mobile. He married Sharon Lynne Shelton on June 2, 1966, in Sweetwater.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Sharon Smith of Plano; daughter Kayla Smith Wood and husband, Jeffrey, of Lucas; grandchildren Jackson, Parker and Elizabeth Wood; sister Kay Alderdice and husband, Joe, of Bedford; nieces, nephews and a host of friends.
Memorials may be made to Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children in honor of his granddaughter to 2222 Welborn St., Dallas, TX 75219.