Nathan Smith Jr., "Pukie," a loving husband, father and grandfather, passed away at his home on July 16, 2014, at the age of 67.
He was a native and resident of Port Allen. He is survived by his wife, Geraldine Lawrence Smith; five daughters, Denise, Roselyn, Stephanie and Pamela, all of Port Allen; two sisters, Daisy and Mary Ann of Texas; two brothers, Isiah of Port Allen and Earl of North Carolina; 13 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Erma Mae Winn and Nathan Smith Sr.; sister, Delores Bryant; and son, Kirk Tron Allen. Visitation was held on Friday, July 25, 2014, from noon until 4 pm at Grant's Westside Funeral Services. Visitation resumed on Saturday from 11 a.m. until a celebration of Nathan's life's service at 1:00 pm, at Scott United Methodist Church, 310 Atchafalaya St., Port Allen.