Ronnie Smith


Ronnie Eugene Smith, 79 of Cheney, passed away on Aug 31, 2022. He was born on April 12, 1943, to Lillie M. Stone and George E. Smith in Wichita.
He was a graduate of Clearwater High School in 1961. He attended Wichita State University, spending most of his life in the telecommunications business. In his free time he enjoyed traveling, fishing and spending time with loved ones.
He is survived by five children, Sheri Evans (Brad), Chris Smith (Rachel), Shane Smith (Cindy), Nicholas Cornett (Kazim), and Natalie Cornett; 23 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Rex and Richard Smith. He was preceeded in death by his mother, Lillie M. Stone (Bosley); father, George Smith; and stepfather, Austin Janne.
There will be a viewing on Thursday, Sept. 8, from 9 to 11 a.m. at Bakers Funeral Home, 6100 W. Central Ave., #203, Wichita, followed by a graveside service at Fairview Cemetery in Cheney 1 p.m.
He will be missed dearly.