David Michael Smith, 47, Kokomo, passed away at 12:46 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born June 30, 1970, in Kokomo, the son of the late David Smith Sr. and Linda (Laraby) Smith. On Oct. 2, 1990, he married Phyllis Smith and she survives.
David loved watching football, especially the Indianapolis Colts, racing, and music. He enjoyed coaching T-Ball for his son and his grandchildren. David looked forward to spending time with family and friends, he was always joking around with people and he lived life to the fullest.
David is survived by his wife, Phyllis Smith; mother of his child, Jennifer Reed; children, Melody (Johnathan) Tolliver, Katina Crowe, Brittney Smith, Buddie Smith, Ashley Goode, Jessica Goode, Taylor Renee, and David Smith II; sisters, Diane (Greg) Antosik and Tammy Smith; along with five grandchildren, and several nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
David was preceded in death by his parents, David Smith Sr. and Linda Randolph and several aunts and uncles.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, at Shirley & Stout Funeral Home, Jefferson Street Chapel, 414 W. Jefferson St., Kokomo, with Pastor Mike Alley officiating. Burial will follow in Albright Cemetery. Friends are invited to visit with the family from 11 to 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made in David's memory to Shirley & Stout Funeral Home to assist with final expenses. Messages of condolence may be made online at www.shirleyandstout.com.
Published on November 14, 2017