Honoring Collin’s Legacy

Collin’s Story

Collin Smith, 15 (2008 – 2024)  was an extraordinary young man who touched the lives of everyone he met.

A Heart Full of Love and Compassion

Collin’s kindness and empathy knew no bounds. He was a loyal friend, a loving son and brother, and a true confidante.  He had a way of making everyone feel seen and cared for, always offering a listening ear and a warm hug.

Embracing Life with Open Arms

Collin approached life with an infectious zest. He loved old country music, black coffee, and the beauty of a sunrise. He wasn’t afraid to try new things, whether it was mastering the art of welding or taking on the challenge of team roping.  He found immense joy in dancing, riding horses, and being outdoors.

Collin Smith - motorcycle
Collin Smith - Memorial

Strong in Faith and Family

Collin’s faith was a cornerstone of his life. He strived to be a better person each day, finding guidance and strength in his relationship with God. Family was everything to Collin. He cherished spending time with loved ones, especially on the front porch or gathered around a bonfire.

A Legacy of Love

Collin’s light may have been extinguished too soon, but his memory will forever burn bright.  His infectious smile, unwavering spirit, and unwavering love will be deeply missed by all who knew him.

Keeping the Flame Alive

This page is dedicated to celebrating Collin’s life and the impact he had on the world. The Collin E. Smith Memorial Welding Scholarship was established to keep his dream alive and inspire future generations.

Gone but never forgotten. We love you, Collin.

“Be watchful, stand firm in the faith, act like men, be strong.”

1 Corinthians 16:13

Memories of Collin

Collin Smith Welding
Collin & Lauren
Memorial Cross
Collin Smith
Mural in Collin's Parking Space
Prayer at Collin's Parking Space
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