Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 22, 2013, at St. James M.B. Church in Gunnison. Burial will follow at Morning Star M.B. Church Cemetery in Gunnison with Bishop A.C. Craft officiating.
Visitation will be from 4-5 p.m. followed by a wake until 6 p.m. on Friday, June 21, 2013, at Redmon Funeral Home Chapel in Rosedale.
She is preceded in death by her daughter, Edna Smallwood Jennings; and her granddaughter, Brianna Smallwood.
She is survived by her brother, Walter Henderson Jr. of Gunnison; sister, Rosetta Smallwood of Rosedale; child, Eleonard Smallwood of Wisconsin; grandchildren, Christie, Bryant, Kirby, Eland, Leonard, Shetoria, Elander, and Evertta Smallwood, Giovanni Gaitors, and Megan and Morgan Wertz; goddaughter, Mary Ann Smiley of Gunnison; 14 great-grandchildren; five great-great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends.