Darnell Smith
Tuesday
1
March

Visitation at Funeral Home

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Tuesday, March 1, 2022
Greenidge Funeral Homes, Inc.
301 Absecon Boulevard
Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States
Tuesday
1
March

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Tuesday, March 1, 2022
Greenidge Funeral Homes, Inc.
301 Absecon Boulevard
Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States
Tuesday
1
March

Final Resting Place

1:15 pm
Tuesday, March 1, 2022
Atlantic City Cemetery
New Road & Washington Avenue
Pleasantville, New Jersey, United States

Obituary of Darnell Elizabeth Smith

Darnell Elizabeth Smith, 73, formerly of Pleasantville, New Jersey was born December 9, 1948, in Atlantic City, New Jersey to Emily (nee' Todd) and Earl Smith. She passed away peacefully in Our Lady's Residence Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Pleasantville, New Jersey on February 23, 2022. Miss Smith was born and raised in Atlantic City where she attended the local public schools. After graduating from Atlantic City High School, she attended Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where she earned an Associate's Degree. Then she continued her education for two more years. However, life's circumstances prevented her from completing her Bachelor's Degree. Darnell worked as a substitute teacher in the Atlantic City Public Schools for the Atlantic City Board of Education many years. She also worked for the Showboat Casino and Hotel in Atlantic City. She loved to play cards on Friday nights with her good girlfriends. Over the years she made many friends. Darnell lived a good life even though she battled with dementia for many years while living in Our Lady's Residence. Darnell never stopped smiling. She was loved by her family and friends and will be missed by them. She is predeceased by her parents, Emily and Earl Smith. Darnell is survived by: two sisters, Jacqueline and Patricia Smith; one brother, James Smith, all of Columbia, South Carolina; her only daughter, Dana Smith of Galloway, New Jersey; and a host of other family and friends. Funeral services will be 11AM, Tuesday, March 1, 2022, Greenidge Funeral Home, 301 Absecon Boulevard, Atlantic City, New Jersey, where friends may call from 10AM. Interment to follow in the Atlantic City Cemetery, Pleasantville, New Jersey. COVID Protocols remain in place. Everyone is required to wear a mask. Social distancing encouraged. Arrangements entrusted to Greenidge Funeral Homes, Atlantic City, where condolences may be left at www.greenidgefuneralhomes.com.
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