Robert L. Smith

Robert Lee “Rob” Smith, 53, of Forest Grove, died Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013.

Private cremation rites will be held at Hoyt Crematory in Forest Grove.

He was born Jan. 16, 1960, in Orange, Calif., to Orlene and Maxine (Peters) Smith.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Maxine Smith, and brother, Kenneth Smith.

Survivors include his father, Orlene Smith of  Stephenville, Texas; siblings, Michael Smith of Longview, Wash., and Phillip Smith of Portland, Deborah Akerson of Forest Grove; and four nieces and nephews.