Richard Allen Smith

Richard Allen Smith

EAST LIVERPOOL — Richard Allen Smith, 72, of East Liverpool, Ohio, passed away Thursday, April 16, 2020.

Born in East Liverpool, Ohio on Aug. 26, 1947, he was the son of the late Ralph and Wanda (Lamp) Smith.

He was a graduate of East Liverpool High School, class of 1966. He proudly served in the United States Army during 1966-1972 in the 24th Infantry Division.

Richard was an Auto Body Repairman by trade. He formerly worked for Tad Motors and C.C. Towing. He also was an owner and operator of U-Know Auto Body Shop.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a stepdaughter, Beth Cupp; and two brothers, Robert and Ronald Smith.

Surviving are his wife, Suzanne (Elliott) Smith of East Liverpool; a stepdaughter, Lisa (Curt) Webb of East Liverpool; a stepson, Chad (Shalynn) Cupp of West Virginia; four step grandchildren; one step great-grandson; a brother, Gary (Cathy) Smith of Pennsylvania; a sister, Jane (Gene) Johnson of Salem; Also by many nieces and nephews.

A memorial service celebrating Richard’s Life will be held at the Columbiana County Memorial Park Chapel, East Liverpool, Ohio on Saturday, June 6, 2020, from 11 a.m. until time of his memorial service at 1p.m.

The Tri-State Veterans Burial Group will conduct military honors.