GeorGe Wendell Smith
WICHITA - Smith, George Wendell, age 76, ret. business owner, passed away Thursday, August 1, 2019. A visitation was held on Sunday, August 4, 2-6 p.m., with family present 4:30-6 p.m., at Shinkle Mortuary, Haysville. Services were on Monday, August 5, 2 p.m., at Word of Life South, Wichita.
Preceded by parents, George and Zelma (Duncan) Smith; siblings, Clark and George Jr. Smith, Johan Short, Seveda Helms; son, Wendell Smith; great-grandson, Matthew Barg.
Survived by wife, Christina; children, Rhonda (Billy) Bell of Andover, Nichole Rockhill of Haysville, Tim Hester of Wichita, John (Sara) Hester of San Antonio, TX; 12 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; 2 expected great-great grandchildren.
Memorials: Union Rescue Mission, 2800 N. Hillside, Wichita, KS 67219 or The Lord’s Diner, 520 N. Broadway, Wichita, KS 67214. Shinkle Mortuary, Haysville was in charge of arrangements.