Daniel Wayne Smith, Anna Nicole Smith’s Son, Dies at age 20

Update: Sept 14th

Anna Nicole Smith recently made headlines when she gave birth to a baby girl on Sept 7th. On September 10th, however, her twenty year old son Daniel passed away in the Bahamas of unknown causes.

Message from AnnaNicoleSmith.com:

In Loving Memory

DANIEL WAYNE SMITH

1/22/1986 – 9/10/2006On September 7th Anna Nicole gave birth to a healthy 6 pound, 9 ounce baby girl. Her son Daniel was in the Bahamas with her to share in the joy of his baby sister when he passed away suddenly on the morning of September 10th. We have yet to learn the cause of death but do not believe that drugs or alcohol were a factor.Anna Nicole is absolutely devastated by the loss of her son. He was her pride and joy and an amazing human being. Please do not make any press inquiries at this time so that Anna Nicole can grieve in peace.

Message from Trimspa.com

In Loving MemoryDANIEL WAYNE SMITH1984-2006September 10th, 2006 – Today, our dear friend Anna Nicole Smith lost her son, Daniel. Many of the team members at TRIMSPA were fortunate to have shared time with Daniel over the past 3 years and know that he was Anna’s pride and joy, and deeply loved. He will be missed.Please keep Anna Nicole and Howard K. Stern in your thoughts and prayers. We also request that media allow Anna and Howard, and the many who loved Daniel, time to mourn his loss. Please address any media inquiries to Robin Bonnema at TRIMSPA’s Public Relations department.

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