INDEPENDENCE – Randel Smith 63, of Independence, Mo passed away at home on January 23, 2022. Born on December 1st, 1958 to Joseph D. and Mildred B. Smith (Pogonowski). He is preceded in death by his parents, Brother Clayton W. Smith, Son Clayton (CJ) Smith. He is survived by his Wife Kathy, Daughter Kimberly, Partner Lucas Andrus, Stepson Jake Dulin, Granddaughter Kinsley Andrus. Sister Carole and Melvin Frye, and Brother Paul Smith, both of Garden City KS. He enjoyed his BBQ trailer ROADKILL BBQ. He operated at fair events and businesses. He enjoyed his garden, fishing. He loved his kids more than anything. His granddaughter was his world. He was and always will be so proud of them.