Wayne G. Smith

October 27, 1943 - June 15, 2018

Wayne Gordon Smith, 74, has been a resident of Cape Coral for the past ten years, formerly of Pinckney, MI. Wayne passed away Friday, June 15, 2018, surrounded by his family. He was born October 27, 1943 in Crab Orchard, KY to Lewis and Ellen Smith, now deceased.

Wayne attended City First Church of Cape Coral and was proud to be a Christian. He retired after thirty years of service from Ford Motor Company where he worked as a crane and large machinery operator. He cherished time with his family, and will be fondly remembered as the loving husband, father, grandfather, and brother that he was.

He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Sally Smith of Cape Coral; two children, Angie Makins and husband Charlie Makins of Quincy, IL and Lori Graves of Cape Coral; one sister, Melvena Carmichael (Theodore) of Winter Haven, FL; one brother, Gerald Smith (Brenda) of Avon Park, FL; sister-in-law, Phyllis Smith of Channelview, TX; seven grandchildren; Katy, Hannah, Chad, Ben, Autumn, Trey & Alex; several nieces and nephews; as well as Gordie the dog.

Wayne was preceded in death by one brother, Marvin Smith.

A Memorial Service will be held at 12:00 noon on Saturday, June 30, 2018, at Mullins Memorial, 3654 Palm Beach Blvd., Fort Myers, FL 33916 with Pastor Charlie Brown officiating.

Memorial contributions in memory of Wayne Smith are suggested to City First Church, 121 Del Prado Blvd. S. Cape Coral, 33990 or Ronald McDonald House of Southwest Florida, 16100 Roserush Ct, Ft. Myers, FL 33908.

Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Fort Myers, is entrusted with final care.


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