John Densmore Smith, 79, of Atoka, died Wednesday, February 7, 2018, at Covington Care. He graduated Brighton High School and Erskine College, and had a graduate degree from Memphis State University, with post-graduate work at University of Memphis. A member of Salem Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church at Atoka, John served as deacon, elder, adult choir member, and substitute organist. He retired from E. I. DuPont in 1993 after 31 years of service at various company locations. He is preceded in death by his parents, Allie and Lavinia Smith; and sister-in-law, Margaret Durham Smith. John is survived by his brother, James Allen Smith of Atoka.
Visitation will be 1-2PM Monday, February 12, at Salem ARP Church, with services immediately following in Salem Cemetery. Interment will follow in Salem Cemetery.
The family requests that any memorials be made to Salem ARP Church in Atoka.