Leon Presley Smith, age 66 passed away peacefully at his home in Brady, Texas March 10, 2012, after a long battle with cancer. Leon was born July 28, 1945, in Lamesa Texas, to Edward Presley and Lilly Eunice (Mills) Smith. Leon was a long time resident of Mason but moved to Brady 15 years ago. He was a mechanic, plumber, electrician and carpenter if it was broken, he could fix it. Leon married Joyce Laverne on December 16, 1966. Together they had three daughters and one son. In 1997 Leon married Sandra Merritt Reno of Brady, Texas. They lived in Brady the remainder of his life.Leon is preceded in death by his parent’s, one son Jason Leon Smith and wife Joyce Smith.Survivors include his wife Sandra Smith of Brady; 3 daughters Karen Lanette Caveness and husband Bobby, Gina Rae Gamez and husband James, Leah Deanne Meredith and husband Patrick; step-children Murri Garza and husband Johnny, Duncan Reno and wife Debbie, Wade Reno and wife Angi, and Colie Reno and wife Sondra; one brother Lee Edward Smith of Tucson, Arizona; 24, grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren.Services under the Direction of Heritage Funeral Home Brady, TX were at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday March 13, 2012.