Dustin Aaron Smith, 42, of Aurora, IN, passed away on Sunday, February 6th, 2022 at St. Elizabeth in Florence, KY. Dustin was born in Lawrenceburg, IN on November 1, 1979, a son of the late Verna Gail (Webb) Smith and Robert Elmer Smith. He attended South Dearborn High School. Dustin was very creative. He wrote several poems and was a very talented tattoo artist. He had a huge heart and would help anyone in need.
Dustin is survived by a daughter, Jaylynn Smith; by his twin sister, Briget Smith, of Aurora, IN; by his sister, Brandy Smith Thompson, of Lawrenceburg, IN; by three brothers, Joey Smith (Stephanie), of Williamsburg, VA; Christopher Slayback (Molly), of Dillsboro, IN and Jamie Cole, of Rising Sun, IN; by his birth mother, Rene Hinson (Kirk), of Cleves, OH; by grandparents, Ralph & Gloria Cole, of Rising Sun, IN and by several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and by his sister, Janet Davis.
Visitation will be held 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM on Wednesday, February 16th at Markland Funeral Home in Rising Sun, IN. Funeral services will follow at 1 PM at the funeral home.
Burial will be at Riverview Cemetery in Aurora, IN. Memorial donations may be made towards funeral expense. marklandfuneralhome.com