Viola Mae Smith
Viola Mae Smith, a homemaker, died on January 22nd at age 90.
A Rockaway resident for more than 30 years, Smith is preceded in death by her parents, Lucille Brooks and Baxter Smith Sr. and her daughter, Patricia Lynn. She is survived by her daughter, Mary M. Powell; grandchildren, Bernard, Tony, Franklin, Brenda, Lisa , Tracy, Kimalisa, Regina and Jason; 22 great-grandchildren, three great-greatgrandchildren; special people in her life and five Godchildren, Ms. Virginia, Deborah Hunt- Scott, Mary (June) Hunt, Wendy Harrison, Terrie Hunt, Melissa James, William Walker (Tyrone); niece, Betty Lou Smith, family friend, Mary Cleo Harley and a host of friends.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Jeremiah C. Gaffney’s Funeral Home in Inwood.