Rick Smiley

Monday, August 3, 2020

Rick Smiley a devoted follower of Jesus went to his heavenly reward on July 29, 2020.

Rick was a loving husband to Leisa for 33 years and a dedicated father and grandfather to his two sons and three grandchildren.

Rick was owner/operator of Smiley’s Heating and Cooling and kept his clients “smiling in comfort” 13 years. After selling the business he began working for Crown just over eight years.

Anyone who knew Rick was affected by his working ethic, positive attitude and passion for missions. He led numerous teams to work in different parts of the world, most commonly in Brazil with Central Brazil Mission (CBM). He loved to teach, work and talk about missions.

He was the leader of the Mission Team at GCC for many years being a part of sending several missionaries to different parts of the world. He devoted his life to praying and encouraging those he was apart of sending. The life and legacy he lived touch many lives with the gospel message around the world to make known the name of Jesus.

Rick is survived by is wife, Leisa; sons Mike and Zachary and wife Ashley and three grandchildren, Quinn, Wyatt and Ellis; his brother Mark and sister Lisa Hensley.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Jerry and Rosie Smiley.

Services will be held at Greencastle Christian Church at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8

In lieu of flowers and keeping with Rick’s wishes and passion for missions, donations can be made to Pioneers USA. Donations can be made two ways. Checks can be sent to Pioneers – USA, 10123 William Carey Dr., Orlando, FL 32832. Second is to give online at pioneers.org., click on donate, support a missionary, then type in the missionary ID 110658.