Donald Stephen Smith, 69, a native of Jamestown, NY and a resident of Fairhope, AL, passed away on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at his home.
Donald served in the U.S. Air Force from 1973 – 1979. He worked in the oil field for more than 30 years from Alaska to Mexico and overseas. He owned his own business contracting to Supervise Rig Moves. Donald was a member of the American Legion and was a classic car enthusiast.
Donald was preceded in death by his parents, Ezra D, and Helen Johnson Smith.
He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Linda Louise Smith; son, Sean (Becky) Palmer of Yokosuka, Japan, and daughter, Nacole Smith Benson of Jamestown, NY; grandchildren, Trinity Palmer of Yokosuka, Japan and Chase and Cole Benson of Jamestown, NY; siblings, Harold Smith and James Smith.
No services are planned at this time.
In lieu of flowers the family asks that memorial donations be made to the Cancer Research Institute at https://www.cancerresearch.org/
Expressions of condolence for the family may be made at www.hughesfh.com. Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL, is assisting the family.