Robert “Rob” William Smith, Jr., 27, of Spartanburg, SC passed away on Thursday, November 17, 2022 at his home. Born in Spartanburg on November 8, 1995, he was the son of Sonia R. Smith Burnette and the late Robert William Smith.
Rob was an avid Gamecocks fan and enjoyed working out. He was a confident young man, who loved to dress well and look good. A music lover, Rob loved to listen and sing along to music, especially in his car. He deeply loved all of his family, especially R.J., his sisters, and his nieces and nephews. Rob was a mama’s boy at heart; they were best friends.
Survivors include his mother, Sonia Smith Burnette (Tommy) of Spartanburg; son, R.J.; sisters, Deanna Jones (Matthew) of Gaffney, Danielle White (Donnie) of Pacolet, and Kerri Tucker (Kevin) of Gaffney; step-brothers, Zach Burnette, Zammion Burnette, and Zavier Burnette; grandmother, Brenda Burnette of Roebuck; nieces, Kayde Smith, Carly White, Harley White, and Gracelyn Christopher; nephews, Storm White, Kayson Tucker, and Kollyn Tucker; uncles, Timmy “Bud” Smith (Dede) and Chris Smith (Kim); aunt, Vickie Crenshaw (Stan); and numerous cousins and extended family. He was predeceased by his father, Robert William Smith; maternal grandparents, Frances and Ralph Roberson; and paternal grandparents, Judy and Robert “Junior” Smith.
Please contact the family for service information.
Floyd’s Greenlawn Chapel