S/ Sgt. Louie Smith, US Army. He was the son of Mrs. Addie B. Smith, of Boxwood Texas. He attended Valley View High School. He entered the US Army, in 1942, he trained at Camp Hood and in Oklahoma. He served in the ETO. He was awarded the Good Conduct Medal, the World War Two Victory Medal and the ETO Medal with 2 Battle Stars. He was discharged in 1945.