Lee Roy Smith was born July 30, 1957 to the union of Earl and Clara Smith, Sr. in Greensboro, Alabama. He departed this life on July 23, 2013.
He had worked for thirteen years at General Motors and also did other jobs as a mechanic and yard work.
Lee Roy was preceded in death by his mom, Clara Smith of Ypsilanti, Michigan and three brothers: Dwayne, Mark and Lewis Smith, all of Ypsilanti, Michigan.
He leaves to cherish his memories his father, Earl Smith, Sr. of Ypsilanti, Michigan; his fiancé, Jackie Jewell of Jackson, Michigan; one daughter, Leigh Marie Smith of Jackson, Michigan; two step-children, Alexis and Bill of Jackson, Michigan; one grandson, Jaylen of Jackson, Michigan; eight brothers, David (Mona) Smith, Earl (Dale) Smith of Whitmore Lake, Michigan; Willie (Sarah) Smith, Lewis (Betty) Smith; TC (Belinna) Smith, Paul Wilson, Willie Wilson all of Ypsilanti, Michigan and Jerry Smith of Jackson, Michigan; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
A Home Going Celebration will be held at the Love Temple in Jackson, Michigan on Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at 12:30 p.m. with Pastor Johnny L. Moore officiating.