Jerome Smith, of Gary, Indiana exchanged time for eternity June 26, 2018 at Methodist Hospital Southlake. Born November 24, 1949 to the union of the late Thomas W. and Mary L. Smith. He was a faithful member of Mount Zion Pentecostal C.O.G.I.C., employee of the Lake County Highway Department and graduate of Roosevelt High School Class of 1968. He leaves to cherish fond memories his loving wife LaBrenda A. Smith; Son Kenyatta (Carnethia) Smith; Daughters Kaletta (Lutrell) Kirk and Kirby Smith; 2 sisters Rosemary Fleets and Sheila Smith; 4 brothers James (Ethel) Smith, Paul (Renee) Smith, Michael (Diane) Smith and twin brother Jerry (Michelle) Smith. Grandsons Tyrie Fuller, Kenyatta Smith, Kenyia Smith, Lutrell III, Kaidiay, Amari; Granddaughters Kay Monae Smith and Autumn; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Visitation Monday, July 2, 2018 from 12 to 8:00 p.m. Family Hours from 6 to 8:00 p.m. at the Guy & Allen Chapel, 2959 W. 11th Ave. Funeral service Tuesday, July 3, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Mount Zion Pentecostal C.O.G.I.C., 4937 Massachusetts St. Gary, IN. Interment Oak Hill Cemetery.