Lawson ‘Smitty’  Monroe Smith, Jr.

Lawson Monroe Smith, Jr., 88, of Wharton, went to be with Lord and Savior on Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019 following a lengthy illness. He was born Christmas Day 1931 in Mahoney to the late Lawson M. Smith, Sr. and Alma Cain Smith.

Visitation will begin at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 4 at Wharton Funeral Home with a funeral service to follow at 10 a.m. Interment to follow at Wharton Cemetery in Wharton.

Funeral services are under the direction of Wharton Funeral Home. Condolences may be left at


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