On January 15, 2023, Kyle Russell Smith passed away in his home surrounded by his family. He is survived by his wife Gaylene, and his six children Talya, Tory, Brayden, Jayce, Aymee, and Irelynne. As well as his granddaughter Oakley and future son-in-law Tyler.
Kyle loved his family: his wife was his best friend and he adored his kids, plus any other kids that were around. He loved flying airplanes, going to Disneyland, watching Nascar, and doing anything with his family. He was amazing at anything and everything he did. He was kind, compassionate, funny, incredibly smart, and would help anyone who needed it. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.