70 year old Danny Beckwith Stoots of Smithville died Tuesday at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He was a self employed truck driver. The funeral will be Sunday at 11:00 a.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Burial will be in DeKalb Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Saturday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Eunice Beckwith Stoots. Survivors include a son, Kevin and wife Michelle Stoots of Michigan. Special friends, Rick and Gail Stewart and Bill and Betty Cameron all of Smithville. Godsons, Colt and Lacey Stewart and Hunter and Jessica Stewart both of Smithville. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.