Billy R. Smith Jr., 52, of Vidor died Thursday, Nov. 18 at his residence.

Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 24 First Pentecostal Church of Vidor under the direction of Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor.

Born on Sept. 5, 1958 and a native of Orange, he has lived in Vidor for 27 years and was a self-employed mechanic.

Billy was preceded in death by his daughter Christina Ann Smith, mother Mary Smith, sisters Mary Jane and Donna.

He is survived by his wife Jenny Smith of Vidor; sons Daniel Ray Smith and wife Shelby of Silsbee, Jacob Smith and wife Brittney and Joshua Smith and wife Candice; daughter Alesha Smith all of Vidor; and seven grandchildren.