Max Edward Smith

Max Edward Smith, 80, of Frankfort, died October 30, 2018 at St. Vincent Heart Center, Indianapolis, Ind.  He was born June 5, 1938 in Clinton County, Ind., to Charles Edward & Nina Alice (Pedigo) Smith.  His marriage of 55 years is to Bettie Daniels, they married on June 21, 1963 in the Thorntown Christian Church.

Max was a 1956 graduate of Jackson School in Antioch.  He lived in Colfax, before moving to Frankfort in 2003.  Max worked for Colfax Elevator, Colfax IGA, Shoe String Inc., part-time at Frito Lay, retired from Donaldson in 2003 and was a Head Start Bus Monitor after retirement.  He was a member of the Faith Family Church.  Max was in Rock Steady Boxing, a Parkinson’s group at Witham Hospital, Lebanon. He was a collector of Di Cast pencil sharpeners, ceramic barns, had a love for squirrels, especially his pet squirrel, Princess.

He is survived by his Wife:  Bettie Smith of Frankfort, Daughter:  Margo Smith (Fiancé David Virtue) of Frankfort, Son:  Brian Smith of Frankfort, Grand Pups:  Sophie & Annabelle, 3 Sisters:  Beverly Michael, Barbara (Frank) Merrill and Marilyn Davis, Brother:  Carroll Smith, Sisters-in-Law: Jerry Smith Squires, Marilyn Daniels, Carol Tolen and Virginia Caldwell, Brother-in-Law:  Robert (Mary Ann) Daniels, several favorite nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents, 4 sisters, 3 brothers, 6 brothers-in-law and 2 sisters-in-law.

Funeral Services:

 Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Friday, November 2, 2018 at Goodwin Funeral Home.  Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, November 3rd at the funeral home.  Burial will be in Green Lawn Cemetery.  Memorial donations may be made to Rock Steady Boxing c/o Witham Hospital.  Please visit, where you may share a personal message with the family.