Thomas V. Smith, 62, of Girard died at 2:35 pm, Saturday, April 16, 2011 at Memorial Medical Center. He was born on March 23, 1949 in Springfield to Granville and Marie Tomlin Smith. He is preceded in death by his parents, one brother James Miller and one sister Donna Justice. He married Bonnie A. Tucker on October 24, 1992 and she survives. Also surviving are two sons, Thomas Smith Jr. and Granville Smith IV, both of Springfield, one step-daughter, Jennifer Tucker of Springfield, three grandchildren, Thomas III, Courtney and Dylan, two sisters, Judie Williams and Barbara Crowley both of Springfield, two brothers, Granville (wife: Jo) Smith II of Chesterfield and Mike (wife: Karen) Smith of Carlinville, several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Thomas was previously employed by the State of Illinois, Secretary of State as a Stationary Engineer. Thomas has resided in Girard for 10 years. He was formerly of Athens and Springfield.
Visitation: 2-4 pm, Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at Staab Funeral Home.
Memorial Contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.