Oscar I. Smith Jr. HPROA Member , who retired from the Department on May 11, 1973, after serving over twenty-two (22) years, passed away on Tuesday, April 19, 2011. At the time of his retirement, he was assigned to the Central Patrol Division. Officer Smith joined the Department on September 25, 1950, entering Police Academy Class #5. He is survived by his wife, June Blount Smith and a daughter, Sandra Lynn Coleman of Leesburg, Texas .
The body of the deceased was entrusted to the Erman Smth FuneraL Home, 315 Rusk Street, Pittsburg, TX 75686 - pho. (903)856-2711.
Funeral - will be held today, Thursday, April 21, 2011, at the above Funeral Home Chapel at 2;00 P.M
Burial - will follow at the Leesburg Cemetary in Leesburg, TX
Information from June Smith (wife of the deceased)
Submitted by Forrest W. Turbeville - HPROA Family Assistance Committee.