Dusty Thomas Smith, 29, of Midland, passed away Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at his home.

He was born on March 2, 1988 in Wilmington.

Dusty was everyone’s hero and a true fighter. He had a huge heart, loved helping people and visiting family and was a big jokester. He loved cars, Dale Earnhardt and Loretta Lynn. Dusty attended the Daystar First Church of God in Blanchester.

He is survived by his parents, Tom (Marie) Smith of Midland and Angie (Rick) Truman of Midland; five siblings, Kim (Thomas Debord) Smith of Midland, Anthony (Margaret) Buescher of Midland, Chris (Colleen) Buescher of Midland, Heather (Eric Dunn) Buescher of Blanchester and Justin Buescher of Blanchester; his maternal grandparents, Linda and Danny Richmond of Hillsboro; his paternal grandparents, Chuck and Bonnie Smith of Blanchester; grandparent, Wanda Harris of Midland; four nephews, Airrean Helton, Carson Buescher, Rayden Dunn and Frederick Buescher; several aunts and uncles, Vera and Henry Smith of Lynchburg, Peggy and Jeff Perkins of New Vienna, Tina and Matt Partin of Hillsboro, Bobbie and Danny Richmond of Hillsboro and Cecil and Wanda Smith of Westboro; and 10 cousins, Gabby and Laura Smith of Lynchburg, Christopher Michael of Hillsboro, Tyler Shorten of Hillsboro, Jovi, Hannah, Josh and Heather Richmond of Hillsboro, Matthew Partin of Urbana and Michael Partin of Hillsboro.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the Turner & Son Funeral Home in Hillsboro. Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home. Mike Polston will officiate. In keeping with his wishes, his body will be cremated.

The family would like to thank everyone at Community Care Hospice for their wonderful care and support.

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