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Wayne Smock

Wayne Smock, 76, Rising Sun, passed away on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at Highpoint Health in Lawrenceburg. Wayne was born in Osgood, on November 16, 1942, a son of the late Gertrude (Thola) and Byron L. Smock.

Wayne is survived by a daughter, Dana Jones and husband Charlie, of Lafayette, TN; by a son, Shane Smock and wife Jana, of Scipio; by grandchildren: Cara Maschino (Paul) of Lexington, Ashley Readling (Andy Hales) of New Albany, and by Dylan Smock (Kenzi Copley) of Scipio, by great grandchildren; Connor & Gavin, by step grandchildren, Heather Stubblefield (Dusty) of Lafayette, TN and Kyle Jones (Ariel) of Murfreesboro, TN and by step great grandchildren: Henry & Adam; by three sisters, Ruth Ann Burdine, of Huntsville, AL, Karen Decker, of Greensburg, and Bonnie Grigsby, of Cincinnati;; by a brother, Bud Smock, of Hephzibah, GA; by special nephew, Brian Grigsby, of Carmel, and by many other nieces, nephews, other family members and friends. Wayne was preceded in death by his parents and by a grandson, Chris Readling on January 12, 2015.

Funeral services will be 7 p.m., Wednesday, October 9 at Markland Funeral Home in Rising Sun, with Pastor Tom Heim officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday 4-7 p.m. at Markland Funeral Home. Burial will be at Greendale Cemetery in Osgood,. Memorial donations may be made to the Ohio County Animal Shelter or the Rising Sun American Legion. Cards are available at the funeral home. marklandfuneralhome.com.