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Albert Smith, 78, Air Force veteran

July 30, 2017 GMT

Albert Smith, a United States Air Force veteran, died on Friday, July 14, 2017. He was 78.

He was born on June 3, 1939 to the late Winnie M. Smith and Frank Smith in Philadelphia. Smith was educated in the public school system and served in the United States Air Force.

He married the late Elizabeth R. Smith on Dec. 13, 1986. No children were born to their union.

Smith worked at General Electric Company for more than 18 years. He was also employed by Avis Car Services.

He is survived by: his daughter, Sandra A. Smith; sons, Dwayne Weathers, Ali Smith and Allen Smith; stepson, Derrick Wilson; grandchildren, Alaina M. Orr, Chiquita Weathers and Justin Smith; nephews, Leonard Smith Jr., Bryan Smith, Ryan Smith, Anthony Smith, John Kollock and Elijah Naas-El (CJ); nieces, Donna Kollock and Diane Gason; cousin, Adolph Wilson; sister-in-law, Laura Finkley; and other relatives and friends.

A memorial service will be held Aug. 4 at 10 a.m. at Wood Funeral Home, 5537-39 W. Girard Ave. Burial is in Fernwood Cemetery.