William Anthony "Tony" Smith, 56, of Mt. Washington, passed away January 17, 2023 at his home. He was an electrician by trade. He was a singer and drummer in multiple bands in his youth and leaves us all with wonderful memories of his talent. His love of music ran deep and lyrics touched his soul. He was preceded in death by his father, Willis A. Smith. He is survived by his wife, Paula Smith; his mother, Janie Smith; one brother, Lanny Smith (Sheila); one sister, Pam Snawder (Steve); along with several nieces and nephews. Cremation was chosen. A celebrations of his life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please make all donations to MERF (Musicians Emergency Resource Fund Louisville).