A graduate of Bradley Central High School, Smith is the married to Shauna K. Smith, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Larry Green of Cleveland. He is the son of Dr. and Mrs. Russell Smith and grandson of Dr. and Mrs. James D. Jenkins, pastor, educator and administrator in the Church of God.
The Smiths have three children — Sienna, Samuel and Luke.
Smith studied at the University of Kentucky as well as Lee University, where he received a degree in theology. He also attended World Evangelism Bible College in Baton Rouge, La.
He is presently working on his master’s degree at the Pentecostal Theological Seminary in Cleveland.
He has ministered and assisted youth at South Cleveland Church of God, under Pastor Chris Moody.
Smith served as an associate missions representative fo the Church of God World Missions in Arkansas, Louisiana and Mississippi. He has also evangelized in the three states.
From April 2012 to May 20123, he serve as pastor of Victory Tabernacle Church of God in LaFayette, La. He is currently evangelizing.
Pastor W.C. Vaughan invites the public to join the congregation in worship.
The church is located one block off South Lee Highway at 1401 Victory St.
For more information, call Vaughan at 715-7676.