Kenneth A. Smith, 5-month-old son of Derek W. Smith and Katie M. Merrill, of Whitefield, died unexpectedly Feb. 14 at his home. He was born in Augusta on Sept. 19, 2017.
Kenneth was the happiest boy. He always wore a smile and loved everyone he met. He was his mother and father’s littlest love.
Kenneth is survived by his loving parents, Derek W. Smith and Katie M. Merrill of Whitefield; brother, Granger Smith of Whitefield; grandparents, Kenneth and Tressa Smith of Exeter, Lori Monroe and husband Frank of Whitefield, and Jeff and Laurie McKenney of Harmony; great-grandparents, Sandra and Buddy Smith, Donna and Duane Olson, and Linda Rossignol Theriault, and Clint Theriault; aunts and uncles, Shae Merrill and Bradley Northrup, Austin and Kirsten Merrill, Jacob and Kelsey Smith, Jessica Smith, Jerrod Smith, Ben Monroe, and Josh Smith; as well as many close family friends who cared deeply for him.
There are no planned visiting hours. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Sat., Feb. 24 at Calvary Bible Baptist Church, 150 Grand Army Rd., Whitefield.
Those who desire may make donations in Kenneth’s memory to https://www.gofundme.com/baby-kenneths-funeral-expenses.
Condolences, photos and memories may be shared at www.plummerfh.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of Plummer Funeral Home, 16 Pleasant St., Augusta.