To give some Background on my Friend and Brother in the F.O.P.--- RT Smith:
He has over 45 years as an FOP Member # 304, Past President Grand Canyon State-Lodge 32 , Held many positions and sat on many Committees in his Lodge. Awarded the Member of the Year in Lodge 32 and was awarded the State Lodge Member of the Year in 2008. Is the State Associate Lodge Liaison and held that position for over 15 years, Credential Chairman for the State Lodge for over 10 + years. He was very active in the Community of Black Canyon City and recently became a Mason and was part of starting the group in Black Canyon City, is a Retired DPS Officer and involved in the DPS Museum.
Viewing for RT Smith will be held on June 18, 2019 at the Best Funeral Home--- from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM -- Located at 9380 W. Peoria Ave., Peoria, AZ.
Funeral Services will be at the Christ Church of the Valley--Located at 7007 Happy Valley Rd. Phoenix, AZ. at 10:00 AM on June 19, 2019.
After the Services at the Church, a procession will travel East to I-17 then turn North on I-17 to the Black Canyon Memorial Park in Black Canyon City, the Exit # is 242 in BCC. After taking the Exit turn left
at the top, then a right onto the Old Black Canyon Hwy., then turn left onto JC Lane to the Memorial Park. Concluding Services by the Masons at the Interment Site.
Patrick Scherden, State Secretary
AZFOP State Lodge