Olen Smith

Olen Smith Obituary


Age - 74


September 11, 2023


Alvarado, TX

Olen Michael Smith went to his forever home on September 7, 2023. Olen was born on May 5, 1949 to James & Nell Smith in Cleburne, Texas. Olen served 15 years in the Army, he served in Vietnam and was a lifetime member of the VFW Post 9299 in Alvarado, TX. He was a volunteer firefighter with the Stroney Pointe Fire Department and the Alvarado and Venus Fire Department. He met the love of his life, Loutrisha Ann Wilson in junior high and they married in 1968 and they have 3 children, Glen Michael,Richard Wayne and Rebecca Ann. They raised their children in South Fort Worth, Texas. He loved woodworking, making pens and he loved picking locks as a locksmith. He loved his family and friends and will missed by all who loved him. Olen is preceded in death by parents James and Nell Smith, Brother James Lincoln Smith and Sister(Infant) Mary Nell Smith. Olen is survived by wife Loutrisha Ann Smith, son Glen Michael Smith Jr. and wife Ellie, son Richard Wayne Smith and wife Brandi and daughter Rebecca And French and husband Scott. 12 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren.

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