The family of Randall James Smith

Dad and mom got together when they were sixteen and had me and both my sisters before they were 20 years old dad always worked construction and when he needed to he would do odd jobs just to make sure we had what we needed he first got sick when I was around 10 with a rare genetic bone disease called fibrous dysplasia but he know if he went on disability it would not be enough to take care of his family so he continued to work construction up un till he physically could not no more because his bones would break so easily after he was forced to stop working he tried many many times to get his disability and insurance but was denied for almost 7 years so in the end the fibrous dysplasia caused so much damage to his lungs liver and kidneys he couldn't fight it any more with out proper treatment him and my mom moved in with me because they couldn't afford to live on there own we got him what care we could afford   After being sick for a long time and being denied his disability multiply times he was not able to get the care he needed with out insurance. my dad passed away in the hospital on 9/22/20 around 10:15 he had been in the hospital for 19 Days on life support fighting for his life . We are now asking for any help possible my dad had no life insurance. We are needing help with funeral expenses. Any help would be greatly appreciated. if you have any question you can contact me here or all donations can be made directly to carter Trent funeral home in kingsport Tennessee my dad would not want me asking for help he would tell me it did not matter he did not need a funeral  but I want to be able to at least give him a proper burial I fill like i owe him that much after everything he did for us growing up................  thank you Aaron Smith51429408_1601246238520673_r.jpeg51429408_1601245875698558_r.jpeg


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Aaron Smith 
Kingsport, TN

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