Funeral service set for toddler who was beaten, sexually abused in Laurens County
The funeral for an abused two-year-old boy whose mother and her boyfriend were charged in his death this week will take place Friday in Gray Court.
Brantley Justin Smith died Saturday of blunt force trauma, according to Laurens County officials.
He enjoyed watching ‘Blue Boy’ on PJ Mask and Spiderman, according to an obituary published in The Greenville News. “He loved digging in the dirt, worms, frogs and dogs,” it said.
In addition to his mother, the boy is survived by his father, Justin Claude Smith, two brothers and a large extended family, according to the obituary.