April 20, 2014

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Brian Howard Smith

Smith_BrianBrian Howard Smith, 61, of Blacksburg and Eggleston, Virginia, passed away Saturday, November 30, 2013. Brian was born March 25, 1952 in Oberlin, to the late Charles C. and Barbara Eileen (Rogers) Smith.

Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Peggy (Young) Smith of Blacksburg and Eggleston; son and daughter-in-law, Trevor and Danielle Gray, Blacksburg; son, Tyler Finnegan of Birmingham, Michigan; brothers, and sisters-in-law, Charles and Kathy Smith of Oberlin, Brent and Sandra Smith of Oberlin; and several nieces and nephews.

Brian graduated from the University of Colorado (go Buffaloes!) and eventually settled in Blacksburg, Virginia, where he was a financial advisor with Edward Jones for 24 years. Brian was active with the Warm Hearth Foundation for many years and recently enjoyed his membership with the Pearisburg Lions Club.

The family will have a Celebration of Life Saturday, December 21, 2013, from 1 to 4 P.M., at Presti’s in Oberlin.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Warm Hearth Foundation, 2603 Warm Hearth Drive, Blacksburg, VA 24060.

Arrangements by McCoy Funeral Home Blacksburg, Virginia.