Mr. Kevin Tyrest Smith, 49, of Ozark, died suddenly Monday, December 3, 2012.
Visitation with the family receiving friends will be in the parlors of Holman Funeral Home in Ozark on Thursday, December 6, 2012, from 3:00 P. M. until 5:00 P. M. Holman Funeral Home of Ozark in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Smith was born January 19, 1963 in Columbus, Ohio He worked as a hairstylist in Columbus, Ohio prior to making his home in Ozark. He loved art and painting. He was preceded in death by his father, Tyrest Augustine Smith; maternal grandparents, Haldor and Dorothy Smales; his paternal grandparents, Benjamin Franklin and Tennessee Smith.
Survivors include his mother Bonnie Smith and her fianc, Charles Jones of Columbus, Ohio; one sister, Dorothy Smith of Blacklick, Ohio; one brother and sister-in-law, Richard and Renee` Smith of Ozark; four step sisters, three step brothers, three aunts, two uncles, five nieces and nephews, one great niece, numerous cousins; his best friend of 23 years, Jennifer Fosnaugh; and his life partner, Reggie Sanders of Ozark.