Smith, was born on April 25 1944, in Chester, Pennsylvania and is the second of
seven children. His parents, Pearlena
and Willie Smith, moved the family to Neptune, New Jersey shortly after his
graduation from Neptune High School, he was employed by the Sperry and
Hutchinson Company as redemption Center Manager. While working at Sperry and
Hutchinson he attended LaSalle Extension University and studied Architectural
engineering. He also studied Accounting
at Brookdale Community College, Satellite Transmission and Telecommunication at
George Washington University in Washington, DC, and Real Estate at MAECOM, in
Eatontown, New Jersey.
AT&T Bell Laboratories in 1975 where he was employed as a member of
Administration Group (MAG). He was
actively involved in the Affirmative Action Advisory Committee, having served
as President, and Chairperson of the Summer Student Employment Program, as well
as Co-Chair of the Newsletter and By-laws Committees.
Bill became a
New Jersey State Licensed Real Estate Salesperson and Mortgage Representative
from 1997 to 1999 employed by Tallman Realty Group in Asbury Park, New Jersey. In
1999 he was employed by Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, N.J. in the
Health Information Management Service department as an Analyst II retiring in
Bill is an
active member and supporter of Joseph T. Newman Elks Lodge #998 I.B.P.O.E .of
W. of Neptune N.J., currently serving as Financial Secretary after thirteen consecutive
years as Exalted Ruler.
Bill has been
happily married to Viola Bellfield-Smith for fifty years and has three
daughters, Meloney, Theresa and Kendra; one son, Currean; five grandchildren,
Joshua, Justin, Aniyah, Isaiah and Zoey; and one great grandchild, Sophia.
baptized at Masadonia Baptist Church, Neptune, New Jersey. In his spare time he enjoys basketball,
football, bowling, playing cards, and reading.
“I HAVE BUT ONE LIFE TO LIVE, LET ME TRY TO LIVE IT RIGHT TODAY, FOR
TOMORROW IS NOT PROMISED”
Does Not Make Arrangements or Perform Embalming