26, of Indianapolis, died on Tuesday, January 15, 2013. Jared was born in Beech Grove, Indiana on June 10, 1986. He was the son of Brian Clagg and Joy (Jernas) Smith. He graduated from Franklin Central High School in 2004. He attended Indiana University and graduated from the Kelly School of Business in 2009.
He is survived by both parents, his step-father Kevin Smith, his brother Jason (wife Melissa), step-sister Nicole Tow (husband James), and step-brother David Smith. He also had three nephews and one niece.
Jared loved hunting, fishing, and being outdoors. He earned the rank of Eagle Scout in 2004. He also served in the Indiana National Guard. Jared will be greatly missed by all.
Arrangements have been made with G.H. Hermann Madison Avenue Funeral Home . Visitation and funeral services will be held at St. John Lutheran Church and School, 6630 Southeastern Avenue in Indianapolis on Saturday, January 19 beginning at 10:00 a.m. with the service following at 1:00 p.m. He will be laid to rest in Friendship, Indiana following funeral services.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Jared's name to Boy Scouts of America. Online condolences may be shared with the family at http://www.ghherrmann.com.