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White County Mourning Death of Deputy

"Rest easy our brother, we love you..."

SEARCY, Ark. -- The White County Sheriff's office is mourning the death of a deputy who died following complications from surgery.

Deputy Lynn Smith was rushed to a hospital for emergency surgery Sunday, according to the White County Sheriff's Office. He passed away around 9 p.m.

Deputy Smith served as the school resource officer at Riverview. Law enforcement, teachers, and students will remember him Monday morning during a 7:15 a.m. prayer circle at the Riverview football stadium.

Funeral arrangements have not yet been made.

The White County Sheriff's Office posted, "Rest easy our brother, we love you and you will never be forgotten" on its Facebook page Sunday night.


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