Ravon Dennis Smoke, the son of Leonard Smoke and Geneva Mae (Buck) Smoke was born on September 20, 1969 in Claremore, Oklahoma. He passed away on September 20, 2009 at the age of 40 years. Ravon was a lifelong resident to Kenwood, Oklahoma. He attended church at Hillside Baptist Church in Jay, Oklahoma. Ravon enjoyed fishing, hunting, drawing and cutting wood, but most of all just spending time with family and friends. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, September 24, 2009 in the Euwasha Baptist Church in Kenwood, Oklahoma with Pastor John Wayne Summerfield officiating. Interment will be in the Euwasha Cemetery with Willie Budder, Billy Ray Budder, Chris Budder, Samuel (Tootie) Smith, Jackie Sanders and Mike Cochran serving as casketbearers. Honorary casketbearers are Jerry Tag, Virgil Dry and Mark Proctor. A Wake service will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday evening at the funeral home. To leave a personal message to Ravon's family, please see his book of memories at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com Arrangements are under the direction of Shipman's Funeral & Cremation Service.
He is survived by his mother, Geneva (Buck) Smoke ; his wife, Melissa Tagg of the home; one son, Donovan Smoke and Finance` Traci Huddleston of Jay, OK; one grandson, Dallin Smoke of Jay, OK; one sister, Eleanor Vann and husband, Billy of Kenwood, OK; a host of other relatives and many friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Leonard Smoke.