On Thursday, November 15, 2012 Joseph Smith of Fort Washington, MD; loving husband of Pauline E. Smith; devoted father of one son Howard Smith. Also survived by five grandchildren, Shantqui, Shana, Sherrod, Chauncey and DeCarlo; one great-grandson; a host of other relatives and friends. Family will receive friends on Saturday, November 24, 2012 at The New Macedonia Baptist Church, 4115 Alabama Ave. SE, Washington, DC from 9 a.m. until time of Funeral Service at 11 a.m. Interment Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA at a later date. Arrangements by Strickland Funeral Service.