April 24, 1999 – Tuesday, October 23, 2013
Redby Community Center
Wednesday, October 30, 2013
Redby Community Center
Mon, Oct. 28th & Tues. Oct. 29
Cedric Christopher Charles Smith, age 14, of Redby, Minnesota Journeyed to the Spirit World on Wednesday, October 23, 2013.
He was born on April 24, 1999 in Bemidji, Minnesota the son of Derrick Smith Sr. and Krista Fisherman.
Cedric was currently attending Red Lake Middle School. While attending Circle of Nations School in Whapeton, North Dakota, Cedric was an honor roll student and on the wrestling and football teams. He also enjoyed other sports while there. He accomplished a lot of awards and ribbons. Cedric was practicing learning how to play the piano and taking guitar lessons. He was well liked by staff & peers while he attended there. At home he liked to play his games on PS3 and Xbox 360, go on the computer, listen to music and text on his phone. Cedric loved spending time with his friends, but mostly his family. He was a proud big brother and a loving, respectful son. Cedric loved to joke and laugh and make people laugh! He always wanted to travel and go into the army when he got older. Cedric liked spending time with his mom, Dad and grandma Bev. He liked going to his moms to play and help with his little brothers and sisters. He enjoyed being cuddled and stories told to him at bedtime about his older brother: Derrick Jr. or when he was born.
Cedric will be missed by many and very much always loved by his family and friends!
Survived by his parents: Derrick Smith Sr. & Krista Fisherman both of Redby; brothers: Angelo Fisherman of Little Rock, Xavier Fisherman, Clayton Francis Jr. and Ethan Fisherman all of Redby; sisters: Angel Fisherman of Little Rock and Debra Francis of Redby; aunts: Theresa (Jason) Smith of Circle Pines, Sharon (Pat) Smith of Little Rock, Darilyn Jones of Redby, Carolyn Jones & Sharla Rae Jones of Cass Lake; uncles: Alan Jones of Redby and Corey (Tanya) Fisherman Bemidji and Courtney (Karen) Fisherman of Redby; cousins: Pamela Fisherman, Larissa Fisherman, Tony Smith, Darian Smith, Jamie Jones, Khloe Jones, Lori Jones, Noah Jones, Samantha Smith, Nathanya Jones, Miranda Jones and Keahna Wilson.
Preceded in death by his brother: Derrick A. Smith Jr., maternal grandparents: Charles & Darlene Fisherman, great grandparents: Theodore & Pauline Jones, Herbert & Delores Smith, an aunt: Sheri Jones, an uncle: Charles Fisherman Jr., a cousin: Angel King and many other relatives.
Traditional funeral services for Cedric Smith will be held on Wednesday, October 30th at 3:00 P.M. at The Redby Community Center.
Interment will follow at The Redby Community Cemetery.
All night wakes will be held on Monday, October 28th and Tuesday, October 29th beginning at 2:00 P.M. at The Redby Community Center.
Honorary Casket Bearers will be Theresa Smith, Sharon Smith, Darilyn Jones, Berta Benaise, Diana Pemberton, Marlene Thunder, Debra Barrett, Sharlene Hardy, Tony Smith, Darian Smith, Austin Jones, Ricky Clark Jr., Deandre Jones, Nathanya Jones, Miranda Jones, Keahna Wilson, Sharla Rae Jones, Carolyn Jones, Francis Neadeau, Lucas Beaulieu, Alex Sams, Shawn Kingbird and the Red Lake Middle School students & staff , KT Jones and Ashley Jones.
Casket Bearers will be Cory Fisherman, Courtney Fisherman, Allan Jones, Allen Smith, Dusty Smith, Davis Smith, Ejay Smith, Richard Jones, Eli Benaise, Albert Benaise III, Jeremy Smith, Jeremy Jones, Gerald Jones, Jason Jones, Joel Jones, Gordon Jones, Brian Jones and Rudino Jones.