Beloved husband, cherished father and son, treasured brother, uncle and friend, Eric Edward Smith, age 33, passed away on February 4, 2021 in Marshall, Texas. He was born on September 16, 1987 in Mesquite, Texas to Ralph Edward Smith and Teresa (Cobb) Smith. Eric is preceded in death by his grandparents and his uncle, Kenny Elliott. He is survived by his wife of 10 years, SaraAnne Clark Smith; his children, Ashley Smith, Addilyn Smith and Ellie Grace Smith; his parents, Ralph and Teresa Smith; his sister, Amanda Daniels; his mother-in-law and father-in-law, Leslie and David Scrivener; his grandmother-in-law, Peggy Elliott; his grandfather-in-law, Allan Elliott; his niece, Alyssa Peters; his nephews, Liam Daniels and Logan Daniels, as well as numerous other cousins, aunts, uncles and many friends. Eric attended John Horn High School in Mesquite, Texas and was well educated in the computer and technology field. In keeping with the work he loved, he had been employed with IT Outsource for over 6 years. Eric loved all technology and tinkering with cars. He was the “go to” guy for anything mechanical or technical related. He enjoyed and always supported his girls in their school activities. Eric loved the Lord and enjoyed attending church at Immanuel Baptist Church. He was well loved and will be missed by all who knew him. A Memorial Service for Eric will be held at 5:30pm on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 at Meadowbrook Funeral Home. A time of visitation will follow the service. Honorary pallbearers will be Tom Solomon, Cody Youngblood, Nathan Artesi and Michael Madewell. In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution to the educational fund established for Eric’s daughters. In compliance with CDC recommendations, face masks and social distancing will be requested. The service will be livestreamed from the Meadowbrook Funeral Home FaceBook page beginning at 5:30pm. Online condolences may be offered at www.meadowbrookfh.com
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