Oliver Smelcer, 88, Lawson, former resident of Pattonsburg, died Oct. 19 in Liberty.
Funeral services for Oliver Smelcer were held Oct. 24 at Old Union Christian Union Church, Lawson, with the Rev. Mike Polo officiating. Arrangements were by Polley Funeral Home, Excelsior Springs. Burial was in Old Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to Ray County Hospice in care of the funeral home.