PARK CITY — Charles “Chuck” Velton Smith, 56, died Dec. 23 in Wichita. He was born March 17, 1957 in Ellinwood.
Survivors include a son, Brandon of Chase; three brothers, Billy (Diana), of Hesston, Wade Wilson (Bertha) of Fort Morgan, Colo. and Kevin Wilson (Candi) of Hutchinson; three sisters, Donna Boese (Tom) of Winfield, Sonja Julian of Great Bend and Janet Lewis (Terry) of Jacksonville, Ark; and many nieces, nephews and great-nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by both parents.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday at the First Church of Nazarene in Great Bend with the Rev. Tom Boese officiating. Burial will be at the Great Bend Cemetery.
Great Bend (Kan) Tribune, Dec. 29, 2013*