DEXTER -- Michael Brian Smith, 35, died Dec. 17, 2007, in Dexter.
Born Oct. 5, 1972, in Farmington, son of Cynthia E. Lorentz Hux of Bernie and the late Michael E. J. Smith, he was of the Protestant belief and employed with Robinson Construction in Poplar Bluff. He was a former student at Dexter High School.
In addition to his mother, survivors include: his stepfather, Dale E. Young of Bernie; his stepmother, Deborah A. Smith; a special friend, Kerri J. Stearns; one daughter, Brittany Nicole Smith; one son, Gavin Smith; one brother, Brandon Matthew Smith of Dexter, one sister Andrea E. Bollinger of Dexter; his paternal grandfather, Fred Smith; and his maternal grandparents, Herbert Lorentz and Nelda Thompson.
He was also preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Jane Smith.
Visitation is from 10 a.m. Thursday until service time at 1 p.m. at Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter. The Rev. O.H. Brooks will officiate.
Burial will follow at the Hagy Cemetery in Dexter.