On May 23, 2008, DANIEL CLIFTON SMITH; beloved father of Patricia Merritt, Valerie Jill Smith, Daniel Smith, Jr. and Ellen Smith. Also survived by four grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren; one sister Margaret Mears; a devoted friend Phyllis Eley and many other relatives and friends. Friends may call at the Vaughn C. Greene Funeral Service, 4101 Edmondson Avenue (at Wildwood Parkway) on Wednesday from 2-7 P.M. In-state at Concord Baptist Church, 5204 Liberty Heights Ave, on Thursday after 9 A.M., where family will receive friends at 10:30 A.M. Service to begin at 11 A.M. Interment Garrison Forest Veterans Cemetery. Professional services entrusted to the Marshall W. Jones, Jr., Funeral Service, Gloria Adams Jones, Director, 410-327-4111.