Jay Chris Smith
Jay Chris Smith

October 19, 1952 - October 1, 2019
Born in Los Angeles, California
Resided in Lebanon, Oregon


Jay Chris Smith was born in Los Angeles, California to Charlotte and Wilbert Smith. He was raised in Anaheim, California with his two siblings, James Smith and Vivian Smith. Jay enlisted in the Army at the age of 17 and proudly served in the Vietnam War for four years, before he was honorably discharges in 1979.
Jay married Karen Webb in Las Vegas, Nevada on October 15, 1974.
Jay is survived by his wife Karen Smith and their five children; Teresa, Daniel, Joshua, Montana, and Wesley. God only knows how many grandchildren (21) and great grandchildren (16)!
A Celebration of Life with military honors, a native drum circle, pot luck and rap show performance by Wesley Smith (Donations accepted) will be held at 4:00PM on October 20, 2019 at the Riverside Community Grange Hall located at 35293 Riverside Drive, Albany Oregon.



Celebration of Life
Riverside Community Hall
35293 Riverside Dr. SW
Albany, OR US 97321
Sunday, October 20, 2019
4:00 PM