Terry Lee Smith, 51, of Poplar Bluff, Missouri, passed away December 29, 2011 in the Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center at Poplar Bluff, Missouri. He was born June 23, 1960 at Poplar Bluff, Missouri to Lee Edward Smith and Margie Fox Chatman.

He is survived by three children, Kyle Smith, Tara Smith and Terry Lee Smith Jr all of Poplar Bluff, Missouri. His father Lee Edward Smith of Mountain View, Missouri and His mother Margie Fox  Chatman of Poplar Bluff, Missouri. His fiance Leslie Eastwood of Poplar Bluff, Missouri. Two sisters, Martha Anderson of Poplar Bluff , Missouri and Nicole Crites of Buffalo, Missouri, and three brothers Dennis Barriner of Dixon, Missouri, Doug Barriner of Poplar Bluff, Missouri and Greg Smith of Poplar Bluff, Missouri.

Terry had worked at the John J. Pershing V.A. Medical Center in Poplar Bluff, Missouri as a Clerical Administrator. He enjoyed fishing, bowling, and served as president of his bowling league at Doniphan and enjoyed cardinal baseball and golfing. He was a member of V.F.W. Post # 6477. Terry had served in the United States Navy where he retired as a Master Chief . He had served in Iran and Iraq.

Visitation for Mr. Smith will be Monday,  January 2, 2012 starting at 6:00 p.m.  in the  Neelyville Chapel with the Services at 10:30 am January 3, 2012 in the Fowler-Sullivan Memorial Chapel of Neelyville, Missouri. Burial will be in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, with Rev. Chuck Clark officiating.