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Morris Dean Smith

Morris Dean Smith

Morris Dean Smith, 87, of Floodwood, died Saturday, August 4, 2018. He was born November 3, 1930 in Wapello County, Iowa to Casper and Wanda Smith. Morris married Doris Bond on August 6, 1955 in Cedar Falls, Iowa.

He was preceded in death by his son, Richard and daughter, Faith; his parents, Wanda Davis Smith Shoemaker and Casper Paul Smith; sisters, Twalla, Ruth, Bonnie, and Darlene; and brothers, Leo, Paul and Lorvalle.

Morris is survived by his wife, Doris; sons, Dan (Sheryl), Tom (Gail), Tim, Phillip and Matt; daughters, Beth (Mike) Leino and Mary Hakala; 12 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; sisters, Donna Wenz and Maxine Yeggy; and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 1:00 until the 2:00 p.m. Funeral Service, Saturday, August 11, 2018 in New Life Community Church in Floodwood. Military Honors will be accorded by the Floodwood VFW Honor Guard. Inurnment will be in the Minnesota State Veteran's Cemetery in Duluth at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to Atkins-Northland Funeral Home, 801 14th Street, Cloquet. To leave an online tribute, see