Obituary published February 15, 2017 in The Mexico Ledger

Brent Lynn Smith, 59, of St. Ann, Mo., died at SSM-DePaul Hospital in Bridgeton, Mo., Saturday, February 11, 2017, following a brief illness and heart failure.

Brent was born August 22, 1957 in San Bernardino, California to Beverly Harlan and Eldean Ruth (McCoy) Smith.

Brent was preceded in death by his father, B.H. Smith and a nephew, Ryan Cory Smith.

Brent is survived by his mother and stepfather Eldean and Billy Barnes; brothers Blane (Cindy) Smith of Moberly, Mo., and Brian (Dolores) Smith of Mexico, Mo.; niece April (Ike) Case of Moberly, Mo.; a nephew Kyle (Dharti) Smith of Denver, Colorado; and a great nephew, Shorty Case of Moberly, Mo.

A private memorial service will be held by the family.