Howard Smart Howard Lenwood Smart Sr., 94, of Danville, Va., departed this life on Thursday, August 29, 2019. Howard was born in Danville, Va., on April 21, 1925, a son of the late Ernest Smart and Sallie Kate Pruitt Smart. Howard worked as a sales clerk for Link-Watson Corporation. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was of the Baptist faith. He was a member of American Legion Post #1097. He married Rebecca Mays Smart, who died on December 15, 2008. Survivors include two sons, H. Lenwood Smart Jr., (Deborah) and Dennis Smart (Linda Lewis); former daughter-in-law, Denise Smart; three grandchildren, Robbie Smart, Amy S. Golitz, and Christina Smart; and three great-grandchildren. In addition to his wife, three brothers, William, Cooper, and Butch Smart; and a sister, Sallie Kate Keatts, predeceased him. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, September 1, 2019, at 2 p.m. from the graveside at Highland Burial Park conducted by the Rev. Daryl Joyce. The family will receive friends on Saturday evening, August 31, 2019, from 6 until 7:30 p.m. at the Wrenn-Yeatts Westover Chapel. Online condolences at Wrenn-Yeatts Westover Chapel is serving the Smart family.

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