James 'JA' Ashley Smith

04/12/1960 - 10/11/2023


Obituary For James 'JA' Ashley Smith

James ‘JA’ Ashley Smith

December 4, 1960 – November 10, 2023

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of James Ashley Smith on November 10, 2023, at the U of A Hospital in Edmonton.

JA will be sadly missed by his loving wife Judy, parents Jim and Connie Smith, stepson John (Shan) Froude, sister Candice (Ray) Sylvester, brother Kelvin (Colleen) Smith along with their families, other family relatives, friends and his co-workers of 19 years, Roger Viegas and Marilyn Beckett, and many others

At JA’s request there will be no service. If you wish, donations to Bandaged Paws 12220 104 Ave Grande Prairie AB T8V 8A8, or in JA’s honour would be appreciated by the family.

Care entrusted to Bear Creek Funeral Home 780 830 7742

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  • 23/11/2023

    My deepest condolences to JA's family and his many, many friends. He was a great guy and wonderful to work with over the years. We enjoyed "competing" and helping each other when needed. He was my favourite golf partner at the Annual Printers' Golf Tournament. JA will be greatly missed.

  • 19/11/2023

    Condolences to, Judy and Family, sending our deepest sympathy. Though the voice is quite, His spirit lives on. With Heavy hearts and love from, Aunty Greeta and Family. 💕

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