Earl L. Smallwood
March 9, 1939 – April 24, 2017
Earl L. Smallwood, age 78, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully at his residence, surrounded by his loving family, on Monday, April 24, 2017. Born on March 9, 1939 in Wilmington, DE, he was a son of the late Clyde and Matilda (Hoffman) Smallwood.
Earl is survived by his children, Debbie Smallwood (fiancé Gary Dickens), Sandy Smallwood, and Earl Cliburn; brother, Dewey Smallwood; sister, Barbara Swann; 10 grandchildren; and 7 great grandchildren.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 5:00 pm until 6:00 pm on Wednesday evening, May 3, 2017 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a memorial service will begin at 6:00 pm. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Heartland Hospice Care, 256 Chapman Rd., Suite 102, Newark, DE 19702.