Dejuan Smith Jr.
June 18, 2007 - September 25, 2020
Dejuan Smith Jr., 13 years old, of Los Angeles, California, passed away on September 25,2020, from injuries sustained from a motor vehicle accident.
The funeral service will be held at Boyd’s Funeral Home, October 3, 2020 at 11109 Vermont Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90044. Superintendent Robert Peters Sr. of New Haven COGIC, will be officiating. Burial will follow the funeral at Boyd’s Funeral Home at 2:30pm-4:30pm. Funeral arrangements are being handled by Boyd’s Memorial Services.
Dejuan Smith Jr. was born in Lynwood, California on June 18, 2007. He graduated from Washington Elementary in 2017 and continued to receive a Junior High School diploma from Hosler Middle School. He was a Straight A student with dreams of becoming a professional football player and having a big family.
He was a loving son, big brother, nephew, cousin and friend with a heart too big to hold. All the kids in his neighborhood adored his cheerful, boisterous personality. He was full of life and brought peace and happiness to everyone around him.
Dejuan loved watching football with his Dad andriding his dirt bike. He ran track forthe LA Jets and his all-time favorite,"shooting hoops" on his Xbox. against his favorite cousins and friends.
Dejuan is survived his Father Dejuan Smith Sr of Los Angeles, CA ,Mother Jessica Scott of Las Vegas, NV, Great Grand-Mother Shirlene Smith Los Angeles, CA,Grand-Father Harold Smith Los Angeles CA, Grand-Mother Jordan Smith Los Angeles CA,Grand-Mother Stacy Winbush Las Vegas NV,Sister Makaylah Scott Victorville CA, Brother Malachi Scott Victorville CA, Brother Isaiah Smith Las Vegas CA,Sister Blessing Scott Las Vegas CA, and a host Aunts, Uncles, cousins and friends.
Dejuan is preceded in death by Blessing Scott(sister).
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to Boyd Family Funeral Services at 11109 S Vermont Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90044
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