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Retired Master Sgt. Todd Robert Smith

Retired Master Sgt. Todd Robert Smith was born February 18, 1975, at Jefferson City, Missouri the son of Billy Jack and Janet Donnell Smith and passed away on September 15, 2018 in St. Louis, Missouri at the age of 43 years.

Todd was preceded in death by grandparents Roy and Vivian Lorene Donnell and Robert and Eva Smith and his father-in-law Dr. Victor Bentinganan

Todd married Vernette Bentinganan on May 27, 2000 at St. Michaels Catholic Church in Fredericktown, Missouri. He is survived by his wife Vernette Smith, children Malia Smith and Louis Smith, parents Billy Jack & Janet Donnell Smith of Jefferson City, Missouri, sister Aimee Smith of Jefferson City, Missouri.

Todd was a retired U. S. Air Force Veteran. He also served in the Kansas Air National Guard’s 190th Air Refueling Wing.

He enjoyed fishing, gardening, nature, watching news and history.

Visitation – Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, at 6 p.m. Folis & Sons Chapel, 700 Plaza Dr., Fredericktown, Missouri

A funeral service will be Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, at 3:00 p.m. at St. Michael’s Catholic Church, West Main, Fredericktown. Father John Braun will officiate.

Interment will be at St. Michael’s Cemetery. Full Military Services will be held at the cemetery

On-line condolences can be left at http://www.follisandsonsfh.com/obituary/todd-smith