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Johnny Ray Smith

June 18, 2012 by Katie Martinez

Died: 
Friday, June 15, 2012
Funeral: 
Tuesday, June 19, 2012 - 10:00
Location: 
Hilltop Family Church, 1227 Cottondale Road, Springtown
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Springtown Cemetery
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers, the Smith family suggests contributions in Johnny's memory to the Hilltop Family Church Building Fund.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Springtown, 817-220-7111

Johnny Ray RmithJohnny Ray RmithJohnny Ray Smith, 78, died on Friday, June 15, 2012, surrounded by family at his home in Springtown.

Johnny Ray Smith was born March 10, 1934, in Hickory Plains, Ark., son of the late John B. and Ollie M. Smith.

He loved to be on the water and especially loved drag boats.

Johnny was also a NASCAR fanatic. He knew all the drivers and the numbers to their cars.

Johnny's wit made all who came in contact with him love him even more. Everyone liked to be around Johnny. He was a member of Hilltop Family Church.

Johnny was preceded in death by his daughter, Tami Rico; his parents; and two brothers, Willard and Kirby Smith.

Survivors: Wife of 48 years, Jeanni Smith of Springtown; sons, Johnny "Peanut" Smith II of Springtown, Johnnie L. Conway and wife, Cindy, of Springtown, Terry W. Conway of Wichita, Kan., and Jackie R. Conway of Springtown; ten grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; brother, Freddie G. Smith and wife, Lois, of Biscoe, Ark.; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of loving family and friends.

Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hilltop Family Church, 1227 Cottondale Road, Springtown. Interment: Springtown Cemetery.

Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the Smith family suggests contributions in Johnny's memory to the Hilltop Family Church Building Fund.

White's Funeral Home
Springtown, 817-220-7111

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, September 2

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson Centennial, 3:30 p.m.

  • AHS at Denton Guyer;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 4

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Johnson County Sports Association, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 5

  • AHS at Colleyville Heritage;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Christian Life Prep, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity at Faustina Academy, 7:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Bishop Amat at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 6

  • AHS 9th A and 9th B at Chisholm Trail Freshman Tournament, times TBA

  • AHS at Southlake Carroll Invitational, Meadowmere Park, 3000 Meadowmere Lane, Grapevine, Texas 76051, 7:00 a.m.

Monday, September 8

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Weatherford Tison at Aledo High School, 4:20 p.m.

Tuesday, September 9

  • AHS Varsity vs. Everman at Aledo, 3:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School at Burleson Kerr MS, Scrimmage;
    8C, 5:00;
    8B, 6:00;
    8A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Burleson Kerr MS at Aledo MS, Scrimmage;
    7C, 5:00;
    7B, 6:00;
    7A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • AHS at Richland;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

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