Richard L. Smith owner and founder of former Poor Richard's Restaurant in Anderson South Carolina passed away September 1, 2022.
Richard was born in 1944 in Anderson South Carolina. He graduated from Clemson University in 1967 with a BS.
Richard was a Vietnam War veteran.
Richard is survived by his wife Gerri Smith; Son Layne; his grandkids Jamie, Jaden and Haley; his great grandkids Ally, Payton, Addy, Griffin, and Zane. He is predeceased by his parents, and his loving son Rosco.
The family has chosen to have a private ceremony for family only to respect Richard's wishes.