I am praying for your strength in God at this time and for His strength to carry you all for years to come. She is a rare gift to all who knew and loved her as an example to us all. She was so sweet and happy. He was named Willard Carroll Smith, Jr. after his father. She was so beautiful and so happy. Caroline Bright (mother) Screen god Will Smith was born and raised in Philadelphia. They were as comfortable with each other as three girls could be. I am a complete stranger who lives in Beech Island SC. The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air took him drastically to a place of modest popularity. This site is provided as a service of SCI Shared Resources, LLC. Please know the Childs family is praying for you and all who loved her. Caroline was a BEAUTIFUL girl inside and out...always a bright smile radiating for everyone she met. I never want to. Caroline went on to Marist and Bella to BT but the two had always remained good friends. LaRue KingApril 12, 2019. My daughter and her friends adored her. Through Caroline, God delivered a true blessing, and though the world is poorer today for her loss, we who knew and loved her are richer for our time together. May God especially bless you all. Only 16 months apart, they She was always the polite little girl who knew what love and compassion really meant and how those values mattered and affected others. The Dignity Memorial brand name is used to identify a network of licensed funeral, cremation and cemetery providers that include affiliates of Service Corporation International, 1929 Allen Parkway, Houston, Texas. He’d get this look that said, ‘One more step, Will, and it’ll get ugly.’ He was an independent businessman—he set up refrigeration in supermarkets—and he always provided for us. My heart is hurting so heavy for you and her extended family and friends. Lynn, Ray and Ryan,Caroline was such a joyous and kind person. We pray you find comfort in knowing she was loved and will be forever missed.Natalie Childs. My heart goes out to Caroline's family. She and Ryan were the kindest souls at The Atlanta Academy. She divorced Smith Sr. in 2000. That girl is just pure sunshine on a stick!” … and to anyone who knew Caroline Smith, it couldn’t be truer. The words of Mercy Me’s “I Can Only Imagine” always gives me comfort when trying to understand the incomprehensible tragedies in this mortal world. Willard Christopher Smith, Sr. (father) Date of Birth: November 24, 1939. He’s a steady and positive figure in my life.”. The 48 year old also once spoke about how his father encouraged his endeavors as a rap artist, with Reader’s Digest. I do not know the pain of losing a child. God hold your whole family in the palm of his hand and know how deeply we share your grief. Although no words can really help to ease your loss, know that your family is in my thoughts and prayers. The world was a better place and we were made better people because of Caroline. We are so sad to lose her. The time I met Caroline, she greeted me with a sweet, beautiful smile. The family will receive friends Friday, April 12, 2019, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. and have a prayer service at 8:00 p.m. at H. M. Patterson & Son, Arlington Chapel, 173 Allen Road, N.E., Sandy Springs, Georgia 30328. The Smith Family is in our prayers. You are about to read the obituary of one of the sweetest, kindest, most generous, giving, thoughtful and caring young women to ever walk upon the earth. Harry is an accountant who works for Will’s Treyball Entertainment. Related: Will Smith’s children: Trey, Jaden and Willow, Harry Smith (brother, born to Willard Christopher, Snr. Caroline and her big brother Ryan were inseparable. and Caroline Bright). She was the perfect younger sister to her devoted and caring older brother, Ryan Smith. May God be with you today and forever. Sending prayers and light. We will miss her fun sense of humor, her bright smile and kind words of encouragement to everyone. Our beautiful daughter, sister, granddaughter and dear friend, Caroline Elise Smith, died suddenly Saturday morning. Doug and Julie Eidson. In 2007, he was called the most powerful man in Hollywood by Newsweek. In one of her most recent posts, she wrote: "Be kind to everyone, you really never know how the littlest things can make the biggest impact, but they do." He and his wife Caroline Bright had four children, but divorced in 2000. Our prayers are with your family. It is however justified a bit since Will said he allowed this distance because Ellen was “too ghetto” for him and his reputation. Genealogy profile for Lida Olive Bright. Ellen McCormick put it best, “Caroline Smith? Love , love and more Love,Harriet and Caroline White. We don’t know so much about her other than she is four years older than Will. 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May we all choose to live our lives like Caroline did. , We will remember Caroline always, strive to live as unselfishly as she did, and be by your side to support you as you deal with this unfathomable loss. Will Smith‘s father, Willard Carroll Smith Sr., has passed away. “He kept me in line. When they entered college, Bella was thrilled to learn that out of pure luck, her best BT friend, Katy Flannagan, would be roommates with her oldest friend, Caroline. Blond beauty Amanda Seyfried and her family, Angela Vazquez and the Phenomenal Vazquez Sounds. She thrived on this strong interest in communications and was about to serve as the communications intern to the Furman's Ladies' Basketball Team. Okayplayer sends its condolences to Willard Carroll Smith Sr.’s family and friends. Much love to her closest family and friends in their time of grief. Pam Smith is the first Smith child and elder sister of Hollywood star Will Smith. The world was gifted an angel and now she is in heaven watching out for her family. I am more convinced than ever that kindness and acceptance is the legacy sweet Caroline leaves behind. She thought college was the only way. What an amazing and beautiful joy Caroline was to everyone! People Projects ... Death… Ray, Lynn and family, we are so very sorry to hear about Caroline. This was going to be the perfect utilization of Caroline and a wonderful step to her future. Caroline is survived by her parents, Lynn and Ray Smith; brother, Ryan Smith; maternal grandparents, Carol and Jim Ney; and paternal grandmother, Wallis Smith. People are resposting her tweets.” My son David was lucky enough to know Caroline and graduate with her in 2017. Caroline loved her Atlanta Braves and developed a deep appreciation for football, painting, concerts and the arts. (Honestly, I think she still is)She and my Caroline played soccer together and Ryan was in my Caroline’s class. You all are and always will be in our daily prayers. I certainly wish there were more I could do. Led by the role model of her incredible parents. I am so sorry and heartbroken for you. As a parent I will always remember her warmth and precious smile. Caroline will be missed to an impossible level that cannot be accepted or understood by her friends and family. The Funeral Mass will be Saturday, April 13, 2019, at 10:30 a.m. at Holy Spirit Catholic Church. You don’t know me. We send our love, prayers and deepest sympathies and know that God has Caroline now. Harry Smith is married to model and TV Personality Ananda Lewis and they both live off Will. She was an example for us all. Caroline Elise Smith had her life prematurely cut short by an accidental fall in Hilton Head, South Carolina, on April 6, 2019. She was the perfect younger sister to her devoted and caring older brother, Ryan Smith. She was warm, friendly, pretty, courteous, kind and helpful as she productively and efficiently progressed through The Marist School and Furman University. She resides in a far better place yet we suffer the consequences of her absence. Her smile was one in a lifetime.With love and prayers-The Addicks familyGreg, Trisha, Michael and Charlie. Her pretty smile and sweet disposition was noticed by all who knew her. You instilled discipline, and a work ethic that has created a legacy in your honor!”. When Caroline looked at you, she saw someone God loved and that is how she treated you. You were loved and blessed by all. Required fields are marked *. “Dad was tough but not tyrannical,” Will told Essence in an interview. Rest in peace sweet Caroline. Ryan remained by her side until the end. God had delivered to the Smith family a special and wonderful member who made life genuinely better and more caring. The picture, which can be viewed below, is of Will, Smith Sr. and Fletcher’s son Trey, who is now a 23 year old actor. Thank you, Heavenly Father, that I had a window into her life. Harry is the twin brother to Ellen Smith and they are the last kids to Willard Smith, Snr. My daughter is a freshman at Furman. She divorced Smith Sr. in 2000. His mum Caroline worked for a board of education in West Philadelphia. receive updates when new memories are posted, We are so very sorry for your loss.