Richard Smith, age 70, formerly of River Road in Lockport, died Saturday, December 27, 2014 at the Richwood Health and Rehabilitation Center in LaGrange. He was born in Lexington, and was the son of the late Leon and Stella Rodgers Smith. He was a farmer. He is survived by two sons: Richard Smith, Jr. and Mark Smith, both of California; one daughter: Mellena Smith of California; one brother: Chester Smith (Bonnie) of Lockport; one sister: Louise True of Salt Lake City, Utah; and several nieces and nephews. Cremation was chosen. There will be no public funeral services. Online condolences may be expressed at sholarfuneralhome.com.