Michael Craig Smith, 53, of Shawnee, died Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011, at Unity Health Center.


Michael Craig Smith, 53, of Shawnee, died Sunday, Oct. 23, 2011, at Unity Health Center.
Michael Craig Smith was born Dec. 4, 1957, in Fort Ord, Calif., to Clyde C. Smith and Shirley (Travis) Smith.
He attended Davis High School, received an associate’s degree from Murray State College and a bachelor’s degree from Southeastern Oklahoma State University.
On Dec. 22, 1979, he married Marcella Price in Sulphur.
He served in the United States Army from 1974 to 1977.
Mike loved and supported his family in all ways possible. He was an avid outdoorsman and loved working with animals.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Vickie Hoffman and Judy Pruitt.
Survivors include his wife, Marcella Smith of the home; two children, Michelle Tribble and husband, Josh, of McAlester and Jonathan Daniel Smith of Ramstein Air Force Base in Germany; two grandsons, Gabriel and Logan Tribble of McAlester; one sister, Becky Johnson of Wilburton; one brother, David Smith of Davis; two uncles, numerous cousins, nieces and nephews and Rusty, his constant companion.
Services will be at 2 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 27, at Walker Funeral Service Chapel. Burial will be at Dale Cemetery.
Walker Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements. To sign the guestbook online, go to www.walkerfuneral.com.