Lewis Carrol Smith was born in San Diego, CA to the union of Ina and Horace Smith, both from Marietta, Texas.
Lewis was called home after a short illness on August 21, 2019.
Lewis attended Lincoln High Class of 1966. After graduating he became a day laborer in the construction industry.
Lewis’s outside hobbies included, working on cars, lifting weights, fishing with his family, and camping outdoors.
Lewis was preceded in death by his parents, four siblings Jo, Lonnie, Betty of Marietta, TX, and Kenneth Smith of San Diego.
Lewis leaves to mourn his passing six children Kenneth Smith, (Danita) of San Diego, Lewis, Jr. of San Diego, Latisha of Atlanta, GA. Lashundra and Lanisha of Alabama, Lewis II of San Diego; two step-children Layvonne and Reggie of San Diego.
Cherishing Lewis’s memory are three siblings Ruthie Sellars of Dallas, TX, Gary Smith of Texarkana, TX, Sheila Jones; brother-in-law Jerry Jones of San Diego; and host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and close friends to mourn his passing.