Paul Ray Smith
Aug 1971 ~ Jan 2014
Paul Smith, 42, passed away at his Turlock home. Paul was born in Turlock to Donald and Charlotte Smith and had lived his whole life in Stanislaus County. He graduated from Turlock High School. After high school he worked at Turlock’s Finest Floor Care, Bonander Dealership, and Triad Security as a security guard. He also worked as a forklift driver. Paul enjoyed working on cars and motorcycles, especially restoring muscle cars. He loved his kids and enjoyed spending time with them.
Paul was preceded in death by his mother in 1998. He is survived by his four children: Tanner, Devin, Austin, and Mikayla Smith, all of Turlock; his father Donald Smith of Mariposa: siblings: Steven Smith of Mankato MN, Laura De La Hoya of Turlock, and Sandi (Steve) Ferro of Turlock, 6 nieces and nephews, 6 great nieces and nephews, and many friends.
Visitation will be on Thursday, February 6th at Allen Mortuary from 4 to 7 pm. Funeral Service will be at Allen Mortuary on Friday, February 7th at 10 am. Burial will follow at Turlock Memorial Park.