Michael Lee Smith passed away on Tuesday March 24, 2020 at his residence in Buckner. He was born on November 6, 1966 in Louisville, the son of Michael A. Smith and Teresa Robinson. Michael retired from the Oldham County Sheriff’s Department and Jefferson County Police Department after 27 years, but most recently worked as a school resource officer in Oldham county. He enjoyed fishing, was an avid builder that specialized in swimming pools, loved the beach especially Florida, but most of all he loved his family.
Michael leaves to cherish his memory his loving wife of 26 years, Jill, mother, Teresa Robinson, father, Michael A. Smith, step-mother, Sally Brenzel, step-father, Stan Robinson, daughters, Shelby Rene’(Zach McWilliams) and Bailey Nicole, sisters, Lisa Norris (Joe), Amy Reid (Chris), step-sister, Traci Crenshaw (Mike), step brother, Robbie Robinson (Missy), and an endless number of friends, extended family, and Police family.He was preceded in death by his brother Jeff Smith.In lieu of flowers the family requests donations in Michaels honor to St. Jude Children’s research hospital at www.stjude.org. A private family service is planned, and a celebration of Michael’s life will be held later.
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