Larry was born Nov. 2, 1954, in New Jersey to Ralph and Mary (Bilotti) Smith. He joined his Lord and Savior on July 31, 2018, in Bakersfield, Calif.
Larry worked in the automobile industry for 35 years at various dealerships starting in Ridgecrest, Calif. and ending in Paso Robles, Calif. at Boron Auto Sales. He worked in all areas of sales and management but excellent in finance. He earned a BA in Ministry in 2005 and became the Praise and Worship leader and Associate Pastor at various churches. His passion was playing his guitar and singing gospel music.
He is survived by his wife Jeanie, daughters: April, Destynee, and Dena. Granddaughters: Bryanna, Jackie and Katie.
Memorial service will be held on Aug. 17, 2018, 1 p.m. at Hilltop Christian Fellowship in Heritage Ranch, 2085 Gateway Drive, Paso Robles, CA.