Oce Worthington Smith Jr.

A Proud Supporter of ALMBS – Oce Smith

FAIRMONT — Oce Worthington Smith Jr., 76, of Fairmont, passed away on Tuesday, October 14, 2014, at the Arbor’s at Fairmont Nursing Center.

He was born in Barrackville, on January 4, 1938, the son of the late Oce Worthington Smith Sr. and Norma “Polly” Margaret Lough Smith.

Mr. Smith was preceded in death by his loving wife, Carol Ann Bunner Smith.

Oce was raised on a farm in the community of Monumental on the outskirts of that town and was very proud of his heavy American Indian and English/Scots-Irish heritage. He graduated from the old Barrackville High School in a class of 24 students, graduated from Fairmont State College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Education and went on to do his post-graduate work in political science at West Virginia University.

It is difficult to figure how he ever got out of high school and

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Director Clarence Walton

The ALMBS Family is deeply saddened by the passing of our Director, Clarence Walton.

As the COVID-19 situation continues to change, our Senior Leadership continues to monitor the situation. We have been in contact with WVU Jackson's Mill, National HQ, Department HQ, and ALARGS. As of right now, we are all proceeding as if ALMBS will occur again this year as scheduled. We will keep you posted as events unfold and we approach the camp. Next update planned for April 15, 2020.