19 year old Roberto Balderas Cruz of Smithville and a native of Mexico, passed Saturday night July 26, 2014 from injuries received in an automobile accident. He was a Catholic and worked with Berry Family Nursery. He is survived locally by his grandfather, Antonio Balderas of Smithville. His parents and other family are in Mexico. There will be a Funeral Mass held Tuesday 7:00 PM at DeKalb Funeral Chapel with Father David Cooney officiating. Following the Mass, his remains will be returned to his family in Mexico for service and burial. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.