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James A. Smart, 89
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James A. Smart, 89, of Taylor, Mich., died April 25
He was the beloved husband of the late Imogene; loving father of Linda (Jerry) Lewis, Lona Dee (Robert) Turcheck and James (Denise) Smartt; dear brother of Johnny and Martha Bell; dearest grandfather of four; loving great-grandfather of two and great-great-grandfather of one. He will be deeply missed by family and friends.
Smartt was a 32nd Mason. He was a World War II veteran. During the funeral, military rights will be given with a 21-gun salute and the folding of the flag and flag presentation to the family.
Funeral service will be held Wednesday, April 29, at 11 a.m. at Taylor Chapel of Voran Funeral Home, 23750 Goddard Road. (313) 291-1800. Interment will follow at Mt. Hope Memorial Gardens. Visit the online guestbook at
Southern Standard
(McMinnville, Tenn.) April 29, 2015