His wife and six children -- ages 3 to 25.
At approximately 9:15 (Central) Friday evening, Officer Smith accidentally drove his departmental SUV into flood waters. A witness stated that he climbed onto the roof of the SUV before he and the vehicle were swept away.
Officer Smith was recovered by divers at approximately 5:30 (Central) Saturday morning.
He had served with the agency less than six months and had just moved his family to the community on the day of the incident.
There are currently no photos for Officer Rodney Smith.