Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Smiths in:
 • Mount Lawn Cemetery
 • Sharon Hill
 • Delaware County
 • Pennsylvania
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
William J. Smith
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Feb. 8, 1922
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 12, 2005
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

William J. Smith
Born in Brook Vale, Virginia on Feb. 8, 1922
Departed on May 12, 2005 and resided in Philadelphia, PA.

Visitation: Saturday May 21, 2005
Service: Saturday May 21, 2005
Cemetery: Mount Lawn Cemetery

The Obituary
WILLIAM J. SMITH, son of the late William J. Smith, Sr. and Sally B. Smith, was born in Brook Vale, Virginia on February 8, 1922. He departed this life on May 12, 2005.
William, also known as "Junior" by his family and "Smitty" by his friends, was very friendly and well liked by his family and neighbors.
William moved to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania as a child with his family and was educated in the Philadelphia School System.
William accepted Christ at an early age and was a long time member of the Pinn Memorial Baptist Church.
He joined the United States Navy during World War II and was an Officers cook. He received an honorable discharge.
William later studied criminal justice and received a certificate from the Institute of Criminology.
He married Bernice Driskell Smith in 1947.
William was employed and retired from the National Railroad (Amtrak).
He leaves to mourn: two brothers, Walter Smith and Jesse Smith; one sister, Catherine (Smith) Perry; his three close cousins, Charles White, Eleanor N. Gill and Marie McGlown; and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, family and friends.
The Family

Mount Lawn Cemetery
Sharon Hill
Delaware County
Pennsylvania, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: MadameB
Record added: Mar 16, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13635677
William J. Smith
Added by: MadameB
William J. Smith
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Big Ern
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

 Added: May. 21, 2006

- MadameB
 Added: Mar. 16, 2006

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service