Scott Owen Smith

BELOIT — Scott Owen Smith, 55, of Beloit, died Tuesday at Alliance Community Hospital after a long battle with cancer.

Born April 23, 1963, in Alliance, he was the son of the late David and Mary (Stanley) Smith.

Mr. Smith was a 1981 graduate of West Branch High School.

Survivors include his companion, Theresa Maley of Westville; a daughter, Breanna France of Alliance; and his siblings, Mark Smith of Westville and Christy Biery of Salem.

Per his wishes, cremation will take place with a Celebration of Life planned for a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made in Scott’s honor to the Beloit Fire Department’s Beloit Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 68, Beloit, Ohio 44609; or the North Georgetown Fire Department, P.O. Box 22, North Georgetown, Ohio 44665.

Friends may sign the guest register at grfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements were handled by the Gednetz-Ruzek-Brown Funeral Home of Sebring.