Ronnie Smalls, a lifelong Rockaway resident, died January 5. He was 22.
Smalls was born in Far Rockaway on December 14, 1985. He was a student at Nassau Community College.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Cedric Smalls.
Smalls is survived by his mother, Cynthia Young; father, Reginald Smalls; brothers, Reginald, Andrew, Terrance, Jermaine, Rahamudew, and Aaron Smalls; sisters, Cynthia and Shanice Smalls; aunts, Andrew-Etta Green, Lucinda, Pricilla and Gabrielle Smalls, and Anna Brooks; uncles, Kendal, Stephen and Anthony Smalls; relatives and friends.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Denis S. O'Connor Funeral Home. Visitation and services will be held on Monday, January 14 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m., at Macedonia Baptist Church. Interment will be at All Saints Cemetery in Great Neck, New York.