The funeral service will be held at 1:00 P.M., Saturday, March 3, 2018 at St. James C.M.E., 215 Railroad Street, Marshallville, Georgia. Burial will follow at Colonial Felton Cemetery, Marshallville, Georgia.
Dalvin Kentrell Smith was born on April 8, 1997 in Perry, Georgia to Kimbrisha Smith and Talverton Taylor Sr. He is preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Herbert Barner. He was educated in the public school system of Macon County. He was employed with various company including Turf Grass, Tyson, and Blue Bird Body Company as a Line Technician. He loved kids and enjoying making people laugh. He also enjoyed dancing showing off his smooth moves. Dalvin served as a mentor through the Marshallville Mentors.
He leaves to cherish his memories his parents, Kimbrisha Smith Brown (Travis), Marshallville, Georgia, Talverton Taylor ( Michelle), of Covington, Georgia; nine siblings, Keishon Smith, Rashad Smith, Jamecia Smith, Kimbrisha Walters, all of Marshallville, Georgia Niyonna Taylor, Perry, Georgia Tahmad Taylor, Conyers, Georgia, Talverton Taylor Jr., Covington, Georgia, Keaston Taylor, Americus, Georgia and Toni Taylor, Covington, Georgia; grandparents, Betty Jean Smith, Barbara Taylor, both Marshallville, Georgia, Willie Walton Jr. (Bettye) of Fort Valley, Georgia; two great grandmothers, Katie Mae Collier, Montezuma, Georgia and Altomese Taylor; aunts/uncles Latasha Barner, Rodrick Smith, Larry Brown, all of Marshallville, Georgia Herbert Barner, Fort Meyers, Florida, Shanmaria Davis (Jerome), Macon, Georgia and Shonta Walton (Shertavia), Atlanta, Georgia, a host of great aunts/ uncles, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends including a devoted companion, Alicia York, Atlanta, Georgia.