Edwin J. Smith, 60, died on Thursday, January 7, 2016 at his residence following a short illness. Edwin was born to Leroy and Mary (Dreyer) Smith Sr. on January 7, 1956 in Alice, Texas. Edwin was a cross county truck driver for many years. He was a member of the St. Elizabeth Catholic Church in Alice, Texas.

Survivors: Son: Shaun Schraeder, two daughers: Jamie Adams and Jodie Adams, sisters: Mary E. Taylor of Franklin, Texas, Patsy Miles of Yoakum, Texas, Linda Smith of Yoakum, Texas, Brothers: Carl Smith of Alice, Texas, Leroy Smith Jr. of Yorktown, Texas, six grandchildren.

Memorail Funeral Services are scheduled for Friday, Jan. 15, 2016 at 2PM in the Roberson Funeral Home Chapel in Alice, Texas. Online condolences may be left at www.robersonfuneralhomes.net