Alexander Earl "Alex" Smith
Heights Family Funeral Home & Crematory
733 West Wicks Lane
Billings, MT

Alexander "Alex" Earl Smith

Alexander "Alex" Earl Smith, 74 of Billings, passed away, Nov. 11, 2021, following a 17 month battle with cancer. He is now at peace in the loving arms of God, and will be missed by his wife Trudy, sister Johanna, daughter Tamilyn, extended family and a host of many friends. Alex was born on Jan. 11, 1947 in Portsmouth, VA to Jamesina (Latham) and Herbert Hoover Smith. He came to Montana as a young man and became a steward of the land, farming in various places across the state including Golden Valley, Musselshell, Fergus, Judith Basin, and Big Horn Counties.

Funeral Services for Alex Smith will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, Nov. 22, 2021 at Heights Family Funeral Home, 733 W. Wicks Lane in Billings, followed by a reception. Burial will take place at 2 p.m., at Mountview Cemetery. To view Alex's full obituary and leave condolences for the family, please visit his Tribute Page at

Published by Billings Gazette on Nov. 18, 2021.
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Trudy, My thought and prayers are with you. Alex and you were the best people for Kevin. You gave him the support he needed to excel in his life and his job. Shirley Barrick
Shirley Barrick
November 21, 2021
I am sorry to hear that we lost Alex. He was a great inspiration in my life. Trudy, it would be great to reconnect with you again some time. [email protected]
Kevin Barrick
November 21, 2021
Bill, Barbara, Shannon Meyer
November 20, 2021
Our sincere condolences to you Trudy and all the family. Alex was a true friend and I could always count on him for good guidance and advice in the early years of our operation. He will be missed. Rest In Peace dear friend
Toby Nan and Hayley Stahl
November 18, 2021
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