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Richard L Smith

October 9, 1950 ~ May 22, 2017 (age 66)

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Gathering of Family and Friends
June 4, 2017

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Holiday Inn
4520 Everhard Rd NW
Canton, OH 44718

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Richard L Smith (AKA) Max Heywood of Canton, Ohio peacefully passed away Monday May 22, 2017. He is survived by Cathy Henke & Carol Smith (sisters), Aunt Cherrie, many nieces, nephews and other family members.  Unfortunately, his brother Roger Smith passed away of lung cancer January 8, 2017. Max was previously a DJ for WMMS, 92.Q And Magic 105.7. Max was the founder of Heywood Formatics & Syndications which received in 2009 Best of Canton award.  He loved his studio basement, music, and was an honorable friend even after death. Come pay respects and share memories and photos, Sunday June 4, 2017 - 2:00 to 4:00 PM at the Holiday Inn of Canton (Belden Village), 4520 Everhard Road NW Canton, Ohio 44718. You may add your condolences on our website:

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