Herman (Hank) Smith, 81, died April 21, 2006 after a long battle with cancer. He was born July 14, 1924 in Kansas.
Mr. Smith moved to Payson in 1971 and started Hamman Lumber Company, and managed it until it sold.
He is survived by his wife, Jean; daughter, Cheryl; stepdaughter, Jeannie; son, Randy; stepsons, Stan and Bruce; and numerous grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, May 1, at Messinger Payson Funeral Home, 302 W. Aero Drive in Payson.