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John Randolph "Jack" Smith

January 1, 1925 - January 20, 2022

John Randolph “Jack” Smith, 97, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Thursday, January 20, 2022 at home with his family by his side.

He was born in Wheeling on January 1, 1925, a son of the late Walter C. and Alma (Branfass) Smith. Jack was a U.S. Merchant Marines Veteran and was an avid traveler in his earlier days.

In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his loving wife, Nora A. (Saad) Smith (2009), an infant sister and his brother, C. C. Smith.

Jack is survived by his three sons, David (Angela) Smith, Richard (Tami) Smith and Phillip (Tammy) Smith; eight grandchildren; several great-grandchildren, five nephews and three nieces.

Interment will be held at Mt. Calvary Cemetery at a later date.

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