Charles W. “Billy” or “Charlie Brown” Smith, 66, of Bedford, Kentucky, died Saturday, Nov. 13, 2021.

He was born in 1965 to Milton E. and Rose Mae Warner Smith. He was owner/operator of C&J Towing and a member of Cross Keys Worship Center in Shelbyville, Kentucky.

Survivors include his caregiver, Joyce Smith of Shelbyville; a daughter, Tonya R. Smith, of Bedford two sons, Billy Joe “BJ” Smith of Campbellsburg, Kentucky and Robert “Bobby” Smith, of Bedford; two stepdaughters, Dawn Brewer of Shelbyville and Valerie Brown of Waddy, Kentucky; two stepsons, David Allen of Louisville and Jeremiah Allen of Mt. Eden, Kentucky; two sisters, Paula Jackson of Westport, Kentucky and Cathy Wheat of Jeffersonville, Indiana; a brother, Robert “Bobby” Lee Smith of La Grange, Kentucky; and 23 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Beverly Kriel, and a great-niece.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 19, at Prewitt Funeral Home, in New Castle, Kentucky. Burial will be at Sulphur Cemetery in Sulphur, Kentucky. Visitation is 10 a.m. until time of services Friday at the funeral home.

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