Johnny Ray Smith

May 16, 1973 ~ May 11, 2022

           Johnny Smith, age 48, of Desoto, passed away Wednesday, May 11, 2022, at his residence.  He was born on Wednesday, May 16, 1973, in Farmington. Johnny enjoyed riding motorcycles, going fishing, being outdoors and he could fix just about anything.

           He was preceded in death by his wife, Mara Smith; in-laws, Shirley and John Smith; nephew, Cody Smith; grandmother, Irma Smith and great-grandmother, Betty “Granny” Warden.

           Johnny is survived by his daughters Cassondra Smith (Zachary Byers) and Hailey Smith; grandchildren, Kristopher Taylor, Arianna Taylor and Desmond Byers; father, John Smith and wife Melinda Singer; step-brother, Randy Collins Singer and wife Brenda, sisters-in-law, Jamie Pyeatt and husband Dennis, Christina Nail and husband Jeff along with other family and friends.

           Memorial visitation will be on Saturday, May 21, 2022 at C. Z. Boyer & Son Funeral Home in Bonne Terre from 4:30 PM until 6:00 PM.  

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  1. Didnt quite know johnnybut heard granny. Warden well we all loved. It on the day@ st. Joe Manor…keeping the family in mythought &prayers

  2. Hailey my heart goes out to you. I have always cared for you since I have met you. I know your dad loved you very much. If you ever need anything please let me know. Prayers to you sweetheart.

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