December 20, 1996
James Smith, an auto and truck mechanic who claimed he could fix any vehicle that "rolled, rumbled or rumba-ed" his way, died Monday of heart failure at his West Baltimore home. He was 64.Mr. Smith prided himself on being one of the few mechanics who made house calls, often trudging out in the middle of the night to help a stranded motorist. He didn't advertise, and he received customers by word of mouth."It was a business for him, but it was a major service to a lot of people because he not only came to where they were but fixed their car and often without not having to get it towed," said Leon Hadler, a longtime friend.
April 3, 2010
Peter O'Malley, chief of staff to Baltimore County Executive James T. Smith Jr., is resigning to work on the re-election campaign of his brother, Gov. Martin O'Malley, Smith announced Friday. Peter O'Malley plans to leave the post April 13, two days before Smith is to deliver his 2011 budget proposal to the County Council and detail how he will close a $144 million gap in this year's budget. Smith, who has eight months left in his second term, does not plan to replace O'Malley, a spokesman said.
March 10, 2009
On March 5, 2009, JAMES SMITH. Survived by three sons, Maury Smith, Leonard and Melvin Ross, one daughter Jennifer S. Smith, one step daughter Linda Robinson, one sister Mary Hynes and a host of other family and friends. Mr. Smith was a long time member of the Paragon Club and Uptown Sportsman Club. Family will receive friends at the family owned WYLIE FUNERAL HOME of BALTIMORE COUNTY, 9200 Liberty Road, Tuesday from 6 to 8 PM. Services will be held Wednesday at the above mentioned funeral home 10:30 A.M Wake, 11:00 A.M Funeral.
February 25, 2009
On February 19, 2009, JAMES SMITH, loving husband of Thelma Smith. He is also survived by his loving children Kelley Packwood, Rendy and Steven Smith; father Eugene Beard two brothers Darswell Sparks and Harrison Smith; three grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends. Friends may visit the family owned March Funeral Home West, 4300 Wabash Avenue, on Thursday after 9 where family will receive friends on Friday at 11, followed by funeral services at 11:30.
December 27, 2005
On December 22, 2005 MADELINE V. SMITH; devoted mother of Lee Pittman, James Smith Sr. and Deborah Smith-Wilkenson. She is also survived by four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; 4 sisters; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Memorial Services for Mrs. Smith will be held on Wednesday at 2 P.M., at the Gary P. March Funeral Home, 270 Fred Hilton Pass.
August 10, 2005
On August 8, 2005, JOSEPH M. PAOLINO, survived by his wife Jennie M. Paolino; three daughters, Regina Powell, Linda Smith and Sandra Morgan; eight grandchildren, David Huber, Joshua Duckworth, Todd Smith, Tara Smith, Tatum Smith, James Smith, Danielle Eckelt and Dustin Eckelt and also survived by eight great-grandchildren. Memorial services will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Rosedale Baptist Church, 9202 Philadelphia Rd., Baltimore, MD 21237.