Carl "Randy" Smart, age 57, of Joplin, Mo., passed away Wednesday December 20, 2017, following a sudden illness.
He was born November 7, 1960, in Carthage, Mo., to Carl and Sharon (Shupp) Smart.
Randy worked in the construction and lawn care. He was an extreme bicyclist, riding his bike everywhere for thousands of miles. Randy was a history buff and enjoyed the great outdoors. His grandkids where a large part of his life and he enjoyed being involved with them.
He is survived by two sons, Justin Charles Smart, Randy Wayne Smart, Jr.; one daughter, Jennifer Smart; nine grandchildren, Raydin, Ashlynn, Taylor, Bryce, Kaydance, William, Parker, Kollin, and Dominic; one sister, Laura Ford; one brother, Russell Charles Smart; as well as extended family and friends. Randy was preceded in death by his parents and one grandson, Cameron Smart.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, December 27, at the Hedge-Lewis-Goodwin Funeral. Burial will follow at the Wild Rose Cemetery, Webb City, Mo. The family will receive friends at 1 p.m. Wednesday prior to the service.
Arrangements are under the personal care and direction of Hedge-Lewis-Goodwin Funeral Home, Webb City.
Published on December 24, 2017