Smith, Arnold 89, of Phoenix passed away on September 10, 2011. Born Nov. 12, 1921, Arnold Smith moved with his parents to Arizona in 1929. He and brother Herb eventually took over the family business, Smith Pipe & Steel Co. Smith viewed life energetically and optimistically. He counted among his friends former President Bill Clinton.
Smith is survived by Rachel Smith, his wife of 64 years, daughters Myra and Madeline, five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.more » « less