Pastor Melvin "Mel" Smith, 85
Pastor Melvin Dean “Mel” Smith, 85, Henderson, passed away Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022, at his home.
Mel was born Oct. 26, 1937, near Lamar, Colo., the son of Joseph and Helen Mae (Hubbard) Smith.
Preceding him in death were his parents.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara Smith of Henderson; children, Anne Marie Huenink of Hastings; Stephen Joe Smith of Bedford; Robin Elaine Smith of Henderson; Elizabeth Dawn Smith of Henderson; and Stephanie Lynne Miller of Council Bluffs; 12 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 5, 2022, at Henderson Christian Church. Burial will be in the Farm Creek Cemetery at Henderson.
Nelson-Boylan-LeRette Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.