"It's absolutely beautiful. We did a two-hour procession through the state ... the outpouring of love," Smith told ET's Nischelle Turner
exclusively. "I learned a really valuable lesson about how the moment of the end of a life illuminates how it was lived. And every day you have to focus and concentrate on making sure you're living your life in a way that it illuminates the things you want illuminated, and the things that were illuminated today were his love, and his heart, and his unconditional appreciation for all people of every race and color."