Barbara Elaine Smith, professionally known as B. Smith, passed away on Saturday, February 22nd at her home in Long Island after struggling with Alzheimer's disease for several years.
Smith's husband, Dan Gatsby, made the announcement early on Sunday, February 23rd. Smith became a model in the 1960s, but expanded her career in several ways including becoming an author, lifestyle guru and TV Host.
Smith was 70-years-old and was diagnosed with Alzheimer's when she was 63 in 2013.
See the post Smith's husband made about her passing below.