Evelina Smith, a longtime Rockaway resident, died September 3.
Smith was born in Boykin, South Carolina on April 16, 1932 and lived in Rockaway for more than 30 years. She belonged to Macedonia Baptist Church.
She is survived by her sons, Gregory Carter (Carolyn), Daryl and Richard Smith; aunt, Hazel Jowels; nieces, Shirley Smith and Deborah Hughes; sister-in-law, Marie Thomas; and a host of cousins and friends.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney Friendship Chapel, Inwood, New York. A funeral mass was held at First Church of God, Far Rockaway.