Robert Dolan Smith Jr., 52, of McAlester, died Monday, Aug. 27, 2017, at McAlester Regional Health Center.
A celebration of Robert's life will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 1, at Bishop Funeral Service where family and friends can view, visit and share memories. A private inurnment service will be held at a later date.
Robert was born to Robert Dolan Sr. and Dorothy June (Garvin) Smith on Dec. 18, 1964, in McAlester. Robert graduated from McAlester High School in 1983.
He worked for the Pittsburg County Election Board.
Robert loved to watch his daughters in sporting events and was their biggest supporter.
He is survived by his daughters, Kayla Smith and fiancé, Garrett Spradley, of Durant, and Emily Smith, of Haywood; sisters, Sheila Taylor, of McAlester, and Adrianne Smith, of Allen, Texas; brother, Brian Smith and wife, Misti, of Pryor; a special friend, Amy Lacy, of McAlester, and several nieces, nephews and other family members and friends.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Smith Sr. and Dorothy Smith; brother, Brett Fridley; sister, Angie Smith, and a brother-in-law, Richard Taylor.
Published on August 31, 2017