Mr. Gerald Eugene Smith, 90, of Louisiana, passed away on Friday, May 11, 2018, at the Maple Grove Lodge Nursing Home in Louisiana.

Mr. Gerald Eugene Smith, 90, of Louisiana, passed away on Friday, May 11, 2018, at the Maple Grove Lodge Nursing Home in Louisiana.

Funeral services will be at noon on Monday, May 14, 2018, at the Collier Funeral Home in Louisiana. The Rev. Randall Cone will officiate. Burial will be at the Riverview Cemetery in Louisiana. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of service at noon Monday at the funeral home.

Gerald was born on March 24, 1928, in Louisiana to Eugene Clay Smith and Mary Louise Smith.

He was married to Betty Joe Morrison on Nov. 19, 1949 in Hannibal. She preceded him in death on May 28, 2015.

He is survived by three daughters, Judy Suddarth (Ron) of Vandalia, Barbara Dulle (Jim) of Maryville, Ill., and Jeri Keeth (Bill) of Louisiana; four grandchildren, Derek Suddarth (fiancé JaLee Gooch), N