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December 19, 2012
Nevitt Smith December 13, 1925 – December 14, 2012
Nevitt Smith, retired pastor, died December 14, 2012. He is survived by his son, Brenton Smith; daughter, Ellen Ledoux,; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Nevitt was preceded in death by his wife, Lilly, and wife, Beverly.
Pastor Smith served Turner, Salem W. Summit, Medford First, Sellwood, Tigard, Forest Grove, Salem: Jason Lee, Rogue Valley and Ashland United Methodist Churches in the Oregon-Idaho Conference, before retiring in 1991.
The Memorial Service of Word and Table for the life of the Rev. Nevitt B. Smith will be Saturday, Jan. 12 at 2pm at First United Methodist of Ashland (175 N. Main St.).
Nevitt wanted this invitation to especially include his clergy sisters and brothers, and that they process into the worship service in their vestments.
A reception will follow.
Those interested in making a memorial gift are encouraged to support the Kiwanis International Foundation or Ashland Community Hospital Hospice.
Friends may contact Brenton Smith, 1109 N. Boyd Parkway, North Brunswick, NJ, 08902.
Grant Hagiya, Bishop
William Mullette-Bauer, Director of Stewardship and Finance