Leroy John Smith Jr., 54, died on Wednesday, November 20, 2019 at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury, Maryland.
Born in Atlantic, Virginia, he was the son of Louvenia Justice of Temperanceville, Virginia and the late Leroy John Smith, Sr. At the time of his death, he was a resident of Delmar, Maryland.
Leroy was a graduate of Arcadia High School. He worked as a welder and laborer throughout Maryland and Virginia and was known as a talented artist.
He was predeceased by his father, Leroy John Smith, Sr. and his step-father, Earl Justice.
He is survived by his mother, Louvenia; his four children, Leroy Hope, Kameshia Hope, Ashlee Hope, and Phylicia Smith, from his former spouse, Alisa Hope; eleven grandchildren; his brothers and sisters, Patricia (Jeffery) Smith, Wallace (Linda) Smith, Cindy Justice, James Justice, Jeffery (Juanita) Justice, Christie Justice, Wendy Justice, and Glenn Justice; special friends, Rontonio and Christina Truitt; and many other relatives and friends.