Luke Small of Akron, Ohio died on April 5, 2013 at the age of 37.|
He was the son of Larry Small Sr. and Marla Brown; loving husband of Tawanda; proud father of Ashley and Allison; devoted brother of Larry L. Kelly of Atlanta, Ga., Eric Small of Akron, Ohio, Lamar Small of Akron, Ohio, Lawrence Small of Akron, Ohio, Mark Small of Tiffin, Ohio and Alan Brown of Akron, Ohio; respected grandson of Betty Portis and Pastor Regina Gladman; also survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
At the time of his death, Luke was residing in Atlanta, Ga., where he worked for IEM as an electrical engineer. A Navy man, Luke was honorably discharged from the military after serving his country for ten years. A car enthusiast, sports fan and man of faith.
Luke is reposing at Stewart & Calhoun Funeral Home, 529 West Thornton Street, Akron, Ohio. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, April 11 at 11 a.m., preceded by a wake at 10 a.m. at Stewart & Calhoun Funeral Home. Burial in Rittman at Ohio Western Reserve Cemetery. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made in Luke's name to the
. In addition, a memorial service will be held in Georgia on Wednesday, April 17 at Community of Faith Family Worship Center, 4729-C Nelson Brogdon Boulevard, Sugar Hill. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. For directions or to leave a message for the family visit www.stewartcalhoun.com.
Published in Akron Beacon Journal from Apr. 6 to Apr. 8, 2013