Willie Saulsby Smith (Chillie Willie) was born February 15, 1938 to the late Willie S. Smith and Leslie Scott Harris in Jacksonville, Florida. Willie transitioned from this life to be with the Lord on January 5, 2013. He was educated in the Public Schools of Columbia County, graduating from Richardson High School with the class of 1956. He was employed by the City of Jacksonville Motor Pool Division with 38 years of service. He was a member of King Solomon United Baptist Church, serving on the trustee board. Willie was also a member of Masonic Lodge #65 and Rabia Temple #8.
Left to cherish fond memories; his loving and devoted wife, Juanita D. Smith; sons, Vardrick Webb (Sondra), Brune' Williams (Steffany), Ricky Calloway (Dora), Tyrone Smith; daughter, Takita Williams; (22) grandchildren; (9) great-grandchildren; hosts of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services for Mr. Smith will be held at 12:00 noon Saturday, January 12, 2013 at King Solomon United Baptist Church. 2240 Forest St. Jacksonville, FL. The family will receive friends Friday, January 11, 2013 from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at St. Thomas Life Center. 2119 Rowe Ave. Jacksonville, FL. Arrangements entrusted to A.B. Coleman Mortuary.
Obituary compliments of COMBS FUNERAL HOME. 292 NE Washington Street. Lake City, FL. (386) 752-4366. "The Caring Professionals"