Mr. Smith was a member of the Lighthouse Christian Center in Dexter, Mo., and was employed as a mechanic for Hollister Lube and Oil in Hollister, Mo.
In addition to his father and stepmother, Barbara Kaye Smith, he is survived by two sons, Triston Smith and Kyle Smith of Dexter, Mo.; by one daughter, Emily Smith, of Dexter, Mo.; by two brothers, Daniel Smith, Jr. of Colorado Springs, Colo., and Kevin Wayne Smith, of Desloge, Mo.; by one sister, Jennifer Ann Smith, of Columbia, Mo.; by two stepsisters, April Lambert, of Bloomfield, Mo., and Dawn Freeman, of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; and by his paternal grandmother, Jo Ann Gibson of Dexter, Mo.
Visitation will be held at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012.
Memorials may be made to the Shawn Smith Family in care of the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter.