Kelly Don Smith entered the gates of Heaven on Nov. 6, 2018 at age 47 in Healy, Kan. Kelly was born in Dallas on May 2, 1971 to Ronald and Janice Smith. Kelly was a true cowboy and worked on ranches for most of his adult life. Kelly believed in the Cowboy Way of Life, he was a Christian and a follower of Jesus Christ. He was going to be a first time grandfather in December. He had a kind heart and a great love for his family. Kelly also loved his dog Woodrow. Entering Heaven Kelly was met by his brother, Brian; and his grandparents ,Travis Dandridge, Virginia and Carl Mathis and Eola and Jimmie Smith. Kelly leaves behind his wife, Christi Smith; step-son, Josh; daughter, Savana Lemons; father, Ronnie Smith; mother, Janice Collins and husband Billy Collins; sisters, Gina Smith and Carrie Hobbs; and numerous nephews, nieces, and great nephews and nieces. Funeral services were held on Nov. 10, 2018 at 11 a.m.
Services were under the direction of Parker-Ashworth Funeral Home.