Erick Smith, Jr


Erick Alexander Smith Jr., age 25 was born September 27, 1995 to Eric and Sharon Smith. He went home to be with the Lord unexpectedly January 14, 2021.

Erick graduated from Bishop High School/ Fort Hayes in 2013. Erick had many talents and he had a loving soul, and loved everyone he came in contact with. Erick had various jobs but his pass time was working on cars, and loving on Mr. Chubbs.

Erick is preceded in death by his nephew, Al-Boogie; special cousin, Rachel; and lovely grandparents.

Erick leaves to cherish his precious memories, father, Eric Sr.; mother, Sharon; sisters, Charnell, Ashley, and Tamesha; brother, Rod Jr.; special uncles, Larry Cain, Cedric Malikett; special aunts, Laura Smith, and Pamela; special niece, Rickira; grandmother, Joure Pope; and other relatives and friends.

Erick will be forever missed by all those who had the pleasure of knowing and loving him.

Visitation 1:00pm and Memorial Service 2:00pm Saturday, February 6, 2021 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE NORTH, 2500 Cleveland Ave.

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  1. We can’t begin to imagine what you are feeling, but please let us share our heartfelt condolences. May you draw comfort from God as he help you to cope with the heavy weight of your loss. Truly sorry for your loss.

  2. Sunshine I love you and I. Here Im sending prayers ur way
    Fly high Eric

  3. With sympathy..
    Wishing you peace to bring you comfort, courage to face the days ahead and loving memories to hold in your heart.

  4. May God Bless you and your Family with Strength and Healing.

  5. Debra Ann Bowman

    My condolences to you and your family rest in peace Eric Smith



  7. Derrick Johnson

    So sorry praying for the family E was a really good guy I’m here if y’all need anything

  8. Lil’ Erick. May you find the peace that all our souls search for. You will always be remembered.
    To the family: I love you all and I pray strength over you. My deepest condolences

  9. Sending love and prayers to you and your family love you

  10. My heart goes out to the Smith family. I will always remember you Erick fly high in heaven. Sending Prayers and love to the family. If you need anything I’m here for you !!

  11. Pamela Smith-Parker

    To my family, I realize that words can’t do a lot to ease the pain of such a great loss that you are now experiencing. I can only hope that my unwavering Love for you and him can be a support to you in the coming days. I just want you to know that I/we are here for you 24/7 anytime day or night. To Erick’s siblings, in your time of grief know that my heart goes out to you and I’m here for you too. I LOVE YOU ONE AND ALL, Aunt Pam

  12. I still can’t grasp that this is real
    You were like one of my own, taking you places with Natania and watching you both grow up tight and together! Your so deeply missed and my LOVE for you is endless! You touched so many hearts and left your love every where you went
    Foever alive in our hearts
    Love you,
    Auntie Laura, Uncle David and Your Cousin Natania

  13. Sending all my love and condolences to the Smith family. Erick was a wonderful co worker an friend at Worthington Industries. He always had that smile that will brighten your day and also love to crack jokes. I was so hurt an torn when I heard about his passing but God has gained an angel now. Erick will definitely be remembered an never forgotten. He always was there to help others when needed. Im going to miss your jokes conversations and that smile. Erick was a wonderful person…

  14. Hello family of Erick Smith, my name is Jessica Berry and I am a co-worker and friend I only knew him for a short time but I can truly say he was an amazing guy with a soul that couldn’t be matched. Kind, respectful and a personality that was the salt of the earth. I would like to thank his parents for giving us such a wonderful human being. I can’t even listen to erykah badu without thinking of him. This one hurt deep, but I know god keeps his best angels close by. Fly high sweetie, until we meet again.

  15. Erick lit up every room he was in, I could never have a bad day around him. So full of life.
    Will never forget you.
    Sending love to Ericks family.

  16. May the peace and understanding of the Lord be with the family. Hold your heads up look To the which cometh yo our helping drive has gone home but alway remember he is watching over you and will alway be with you on your my deepest sympathy
    God bless you all in Jesus Christ mighty name amen.

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