Petara Cordero, born July, 2nd 1993 aged 26 was the girlfriend of football Chris Smith so naturally she loved football citing it as her passion and hobby. Her favorite destination was Miami (or Japan) and like most denizens of New York her favorite food was Pizza. Her favorite color was white.
She strictly adhered to the faith of Christianity and attended Elevation Ballantyne frequently. She was known to love hip hop and R&B.
According to her Facebook page, Petara was a fan of artists like Drake, Lil Wayne, Trey Songz, and Wale. Her favorite celebs you ask? Chris Hemsworth and Emma Stone.
Petara Cordero Bio: Age, Early Life, Siblings
Petara Jessie Harris-Cordero was born on July 2, 1993 in Salisbury, North Carolina. She was one of six siblings in the Cordero family, and was raised in Charlotte, North Carolina. She’s of Native Afro-American descent.
On the family side of things are her mother Denise Smith; her sisters, Elektra and Kyphi; and brothers, Rameses, Seti, and Min, the majority of her family still reside in North Carolina. She went on to marry Chris Smith (defensive player for the Browns) and had a daughter with him whom they named Haven Harris Smith.
Petara Cordero Education Details
Petara received her formal education at Garinger High School in Charlotte, NC. She furthered her education at Central Piedmont Community College in Charlotte, NC getting a bachelor degree.
Petara Cordero Body Measurements
Petara stood in at an average height of 5 ft 4 inches (1.63m) Petara had a curved slim body. She weighed 49 Kgs. She possessed an alluring brown complexion, and was a buxom brunette with striking black/brown eyes. She also had a tattoo inked on her chest
Petara Cordero Career Details
Cordero’s first job was when she worked at LaWan’s soul Food. More recently she worked as an event ambassador for Topgolf.
Was Petara Cordero Married To Husband Or Dating Boyfriend Before Death?
She was the girlfriend/wife of the famous footballer Chris Smith! Smith has played for three different teams during his six NFL seasons and has appeared for the Browns five times just this year.
Petara Cordero Children
She had a daughter on August, 27 2019, named Haven Harris Smith. The couple revealed the gender of their baby through a video post on March, 23 2019. She was also the Stepmother to Alaina and Jay Chris’s children from a previous relationship. Two weeks after the birth of her first child Petara Cordero left this world!
How Did Petara Cordero Die?
Petara Cordero was struck and killed by a car on I-90 early Wednesday morning. She was just 26 years old!
At around 2:00 a.m, Smith, was driving a Lamborghini on I-90 westbound near the West 140th Street exit ramp when a tire on his vehicle blew out, the Lamborghini swerved left and struck the median wall.
Both Smith and Cordero exited the vehicle and were standing on the north side of the road when a 47-year-old woman driving a Mazda struck the passenger door of the Lamborghini. The car then struck Cordero, who was standing outside the Lamborghini.
Cordero was taken to Cleveland Clinic Fairview Hospital where she was pronounced dead (September 11 2019).
Petara Cordero Death Controversy
The woman who struck Cordero told the police that she had been drinking prior to the crash.
Imagine the uproar when it became known that Police did not charge the woman who struck and killed Petara Cordero, stating that she was not legally intoxicated or speeding at the time of the crash.