Barry Warner Smith, 58, passed away Wednesday, September 8, 2021, in Hollywood, Florida. Barry was born November 25, 1962, in Gary, Indiana, to Emanuel A. Smith Sr., and LouElla Grady-Smith. He graduated from West Side High School, class of 1981. Barry graduated from Howard University, studied law and received BS degree in 1985. He accepted Christ at St. Andrew A.M.E. Zion Church, in Gary, IN, relocated to Jacksonville, Florida with his family in 1989, and joined the West Jacksonville Church of God in Christ. Barry Sr. was proceeded in death by his brother Maurice Smith, (Kimberly Stewart-Smith) Silver Springs, Maryland. He now leaves to cherish his memories, daughter Cheyenna Smith-Meadows (Darryl Jr.), Jacksonville, FL, son Barry (Brandon) Smith Jr. (Courtney), Ex-wife and friend, Rommie Crosby-Carraway, Jacksonville, FL, brothers Emanuel Smith Jr. (Samara) Gary, IN, Anthony J. Smith (Karla), Baltimore, Maryland, Vincent Smith, Baltimore, Maryland, Eric Smith, Los Angeles, CA, six grandchildren, a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins loving relatives & friends. Arrangements provided by the T.S. Warden Funeral Home located 4315 North Main St., Jacksonville, FL 32206. Ph. (904) 765-1234. Wake/Viewing Services for Barry will be Thursday, September 23, 2021, 4pm-6pm at the T. S. Warden, Funeral Home, 4315 North Main St., Jacksonville, FL 32206. Ph # (904) 765-1234. Funeral Service will be Friday, September 24, 2021, at 11am, at the West Jacksonville Church of God in Christ, located 3838 Firestone Road, Jacksonville, FL 32210. Ph. 904-772-1866.
Published by Post-Tribune on Sep. 21, 2021.