#RIPDaddio: Sheree Fletcher Remembers Will Smith’s Dad

November 8, 2016  |  

Will Smith’s father, Willard Carroll Smith Sr., has passed away according to the actor’s ex-wife, Sheree Fletcher.

Fletcher shared the news on her Instagram page yesterday with this message below to her former father in law.

We’re gonna miss you Daddio! You lived & played by your own rules…you truly were 1 of a kind! You instilled discipline, and a work ethic that has created a legacy in your honor! (Pic left to right: Will Smith II; Will Smith III (Trey); Will Smith I (Daddio!) #RIPDaddio #donttellmetheresnothingyoucantdo #WillSMITH1

According to Wikipedia, Smith’s father was a refrigeration engineer. Neither he nor Jada Pinkett have shared any messages on social media acknowledging the passing or the cause. We’re sending our prayers to the family.

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