Lesley Maude Smith
Sunrise October 19, 1961 - Sunset April 2, 2016
The loss of a love one is painful, devastating and difficult to accept. The Samuel N. Smith Sr. and The Maude Marshall Smith Families regret to announce the sudden death of Lesley M. Smith on 4/2/16 at 12:30 pm. at MedStar Washington Hospital Center, Washington DC.
She is pre-deceased by her father Samuel N. Smith Jr. and her mother Jennifer Smith. She leaves to mourn with fond and loving memories her Fiancé Jerry Sion, Sister Kristina Smith Caesar (Fred), Brothers Michael Smith (Maxine), Roosevelt Smith (Rose), Sam S. Smith (Natasha), her Goddaughter Adrienne Scott, several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of other relatives and friends in the United Kingdom, Spain, Sweden, Liberia and the United States.
Our beloved transitioned from this life into God’s loving arms and may God be praised. She was a quiet, loving and caring person who will be greatly missed and will forever live in our hearts including those whose lives she touched. Lesley is dwelling in the secret place of the Almighty. The family greatly appreciates all of your prayers, support and expressions of sympathy.
Jerry Sion (301) 272-0891
Roosevelt Smith (303) 810-8528
Yvette Tubman-Goodridge (614) 946-4786
Roberta Macauley (919) 302-9041
Mona Brown (703) 624-6599
Emmanuel Smith (443) 983-1241
HOME GOING CELEBRATION SERVICES-Saturday, May 7, 2016
WAKE KEEPING: 9:00-10:00 AM & FUNERAL: 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Grace United Methodist Church
7001 New Hampshire Avenue
Tacoma Park, MD 20912
In Lieu of Flowers/Wreaths: The family will greatly appreciate donations made to BW Harris Episcopal School Alumni Association-USA, Inc. - Scholarship Fund in memory of Lesley. Log onto http://bwharrisalumniusa.org/scholarship/donate-to-the-lesley-maude-smith-fund click on Scholarship in order to Donate.
The Wake Keeping: Will be a service of songs, praises and tributes. All tributes other than those listed in the Funeral Program will be done during the Wake Keeping. Tributes at the Wake will be made in segments interspersed with songs and praise. If you wish to be listed to make a tribute during the wake, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Tributes during the Funeral: Limited only to those listed in the Funeral Program - no exceptions. Thanks for your understanding and cooperation.
Immediately following the Services Immediately following the Interment
Gate of Heaven Cemetery Matnice Events & Conference Center
13801Georgia Avenue 7925 Central Avenue
Silver Spring, MD 20906 Capital Heights, MD 20743
Yvette Tubman-Goodridge (614) 946-4786 Roberta Macauley (919) 302-9041
Mona Brown (703) 624-6599 Gudrun Harris (201) 328-5368
Bendu Hansford (240) 837-3060 Emmanuel Smith (443) 983-1241
Sam Shepherd (240) 432-2068
12521 Prosperity Drive
Silver Spring, MD 20904
1-301-680-8500 Special group rate - $109/day under "Smith Family" Deadline is April 25th
4050 Powder Mill Road
Beltsville, MD 20705
1-301-572-7100 Special group rate - $99/day under "Smith Family" Deadline is April 29th