CHARLES JORDAN "C.J." SMITH
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday in Frye Chapel & Mortuary in Brawley for Charles Jordan "C.J." Smith, 84, of Brawley, who died Saturday in his home in rural Brawley.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday in Frye Chapel & Mortuary in Brawley.
Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery in Brawley.
Mr. Smith was born May 8, 1917, in Greenville, Texas. He came to the Imperial Valley with his family when he was 3 months old.
Mr. Smith married Hazelle Bearden in Champagne-Urbana, Ill., on Jan. 13, 1941.
He served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II as an instructor for aircraft mechanics.
After the war, Mr. Smith returned to the family farm and had continued farming in the Magnolia area of Brawley since that time.