Larry Aaron Smoot, 72, of Macon, MO, passed away on Monday, May 27, 2013, at the Boone County Medical Center in Columbia, MO. Larry was born on September 20, 1940, in Anabel, MO, the son of Aaron Clyde and Hattie Bell (Downey) Smoot. He was united in marriage to Sarah Claire Head on April 8, 1961, in Frankfurt, IN. Larry was a truck driver for 35 years and was a member of the Atlanta Saddle Club and the Cairo Saddle Club. He enjoyed horses, music, playing guitar, and especially spending time with his family. Larry is survived by one son, Larry W. Smoot and his wife Brenda of Moberly, MO, one daughter, Gerri Smith and her husband Gail of Kirksville, MO, six grandchildren, Julie Huff, Justina Anderson, Jennifer Smith, Derek Smoot, Roger Smoot, and Eldon Smoot, nine great grandchildren, one brother, Herschell Smoot and his wife Linda of Cameron, MO, one sister, Doreen McNew of La Plata, MO, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Sarah on March 10, 1995, four brothers and two sisters. Graveside services will be 2:00 pm, Friday, May 31, 2013, at the Mt. Tabor Cemetery east of Atlanta, MO, with Pastor Jeff Howard officiating. The family suggests memorials to the Mt. Tabor Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of the Hutton & McElwain Funeral Home in Macon.