Paul Leslie Smith was born in Williamsburg June 25, 1943, son of the late Paul I. and Marjorie M. (Kensinger) Smith. He passed away in Logan, Utah Feb. 1, 2022, from complications of a stroke.
He grew up in Williamsburg, where he attended Williamsburg High School and graduated in 1961. Paul attended the University of Wisconsin, then transferred to Utah State University where he earned a BS in fisheries and wildlife. While at Utah State, he joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and remained a faithful member for the rest of his life.
Soon after graduation, he joined the...