Ree Drummond’s brother Michael Smith: family tragedy explained

Over the last decade, Ree Drummond’s career has grown from her Pioneer Woman blog and books to her successful Food Network TV show.

But, the famous chef and married mother of four, who frequently appears on shows such as The Today Show and The View, has had significant personal traumas in recent years.

Find out what we know about her older brother Michael Smith’s terrible death below.

Michael Drummond died on October 30, 2021, at 54.