Herschel Theron Smith, Jr., 71, of Payson, died July 4, 2002. He was born Aug. 11, 1930 in Tampa, Fla.
Mr. Smith was a U.S. Navy veteran.
Survivors include his wife, Lois D. Smith of Payson; son, Gary Steven Smith of Chandler; daughters, Vicki Lynn Smith of Scottsdale and Kelly Diane Rude of Cave Creek; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
No services will be held.
Donations can be made to the Payson Humane Society, 812 S. McLane Road, Payson, AZ 85541.
Arrangements by Messinger Payson Funeral Home.