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Stephen Shawn SmithOctober 5, 1961 ~ May 25, 2017 (age 55)
Stephen Shawn Smith age 55, of Sanford, Fl., passed away May 25, 2017. Mr. Smith was born October 5, 1961 in Ft. Lauderdale, Fl., the son of the late Robert John & Carole Marie (Lowry) Smith. Stephen was an executive and sous chef for 25 years; was a Assistant Director of Security for Pan Am 3 prior to it's closing, and a former employee of JP Morgan Chase as a financial representative. He loved cooking for family and friends; he was a kind country boy who enjoyed fishing, he grew up on a farm in Cassia. Stephen was an avid reader, middle ages history buff. He knew how to joust and sword play; Medieval battling and reenactment. Stephen was predeceased by his parents, and sister Kimberly Smith Covington. Mr. Smith is survived by his loving wife of 22 years Mary Watson Smith, beloved father of Maerissa L. Smith, and Saxon S. Smith. He is also survived by his aunt Mary LeFave, two uncles Charles, and James Lowry. The family will be receiving friends Tuesday, June 6, 2017 from 5:00 PM ~ 7:00 PM at Gramkow Funeral Home. Funeral Services will follow at 7:00 PM with Pastor Mike Curtis officiating. In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations in his name to Power Line Community Church at www.powerlinecc.com , phone (407) 330-6329, or by mail to 1145 W. Airport Blvd. Sanford, Florida 32773.