OBITUARY: Dean Allyn Smith


Dean Allyn Smith, age 65 of Gallatin, passed away on Tuesday, January 16, 2024.

Mr. Smith was born October 8, 1958 in Sterling, Illinois to the late Harry W. Smith and Jean Evelyn Reimer Smith.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by son, A. J. Smith; brother, Dale Smith; and sister, Barbara Jean Czop.

He is survived by son, Tyler Smith of Gallatin; and grandchildren, Leslie Smith and Kaelyn Giles.

Mr. Smith enjoyed music, Indian arrowhead hunting, and astrology.

There will be a Celebration of Life at a later date, the location and times will be announced when determined.

Online condolences may be submitted at

Sellars Family Heritage at Gallatin, 100 E. Albert Gallatin Avenue, Gallatin, TN 37066. 615-452-7115. Obituary line 615-452-5900. E-mail: [email protected].


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