Everett James “Smitty” Smith - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Everett James “Smitty” Smith

May 27, 1951 - May 5, 2023

Everett James “Smitty” Smith, age 71, of Wilmington, DE, passed away on Friday, May 5, 2023.

Born in Wilmington, DE on May 27, 1951, he was a son of the late Everett Smith and Antoinette Fresconi. He was preceded in death by his brother, William Smith, and sister, Patricia Handlin.

Smitty worked as a roofing contractor for many years. He was an avid softball player and was a proud member of St. Anthony’s Club in New Castle.

Smitty is survived by his children, Teresa Smith, Danielle Smith, Brittany Smith, Nickolas Hinton, and Alexis Smith; grandchildren, Madison, Gabrielle, and Dominic; brothers, Patrick McClafferty (Paula) and Rondo Wronowicz; and nieces and nephews, Tammy, Renai, Melissa, Michelle, Lisa, Angie, Ron Jr., Robert and Cammie.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 1 pm until 2 pm on Monday, May 22, 2023, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a memorial service will begin at 2 pm. Interment will be held privately.


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31 Condolences for Everett James “Smitty” Smith

  • My condolences to the Smith Family. I first met you thru Connell Roofing, from a dear friend of mine and Yours Kelley Connell
    LOL. Got to babysit your Dogs. Watch your S.B. Games. Smitty You left to soon.
    I’m so sorry my Friend you will always be in our Memories, And Very dearly Missed. May you RIP.

  • Such a Great Guy, he will be missed by All that new him!! Sending thoughts and prayers for All !!! RIP Smitty!!

  • I’ll see you on the other side my brother still don’t want to believe you’re gone

  • Had a great pleasure of knowing Smitty for a very long time he was a very good friend of mine he was a great guy and I will miss him a lot God bless you my friend and rest in peace

  • My heart breaks, for the whole family “Jimmy” was the best, I’ll never forget you man. You were a great friend. I know he is with Mom. Pat and Rondo I’m so sorry. Darryl Saienni

  • My sincerest condolences to the family. God bless you, Smitty. rip

    💗, Rebecca DiAmario

  • Prayers to the family and close friends. Smitty will be missed by many. Rest Easy my friend

  • Thoughts and prayers to the family Smitty will be deeply missed

  • Thoughts and prayers to Smittys entire family God Bless you all !! Can’t count how many great times we shared together!!! Rest in peace my brother ..

  • I am so sorry for your loss. Sending thoughts and prayers.

  • My Sincere Condolences to the Family of Smitty. May he rest in Peace.

  • I knew Smitty for along time he played touch football with us guys from old New Castle and did my roofs he was a good guy good athlete and a 49ers fan rest in piece Smitty

  • My heartfelt condolences to the family, loved playing softball with you buddy, and playing the horses at DP. RIP Smitty

  • So sorry to hear about Smitty. Condolences to the family. RIP Smitty

  • Pat and Rondo sorry to hear about Smitty her was a good guy and will be missed.

  • May God make smooth the path before you bro..
    My Condolences to the family..

  • My condolences to the Smitty family, I cannot count how many times I played softball with him. He was a great great friend a hell of a guy and a great dad. He will be deeply missed from all of us. My prayers will be with you my brother.

  • Well, You know…

  • Rest peacefully Smitty….

  • Thoughts and prayers to entire family and friends. He was truly a great man.

  • RIP Smitty. My condolences to all of his family. Shame that we could not celebrate a 49ers championship after coming so close many times these last few years. I’ll miss our discussions about the 49ers and how we would always do things differently. Smitty will be truly missed. GO NINERS!!!

  • I am so sorry for your loss , though I had not seen Smitty for quite sometime I often thought about him . He was a good friend that could make you laugh and forget about anything bad going on in your life , always had a smile on his face . Rest In Peace Brother!!! You are all in my prayers.

  • So sorry to hear the loss of your father ,uncle, grandfather. Smitty I known him for a very long time I met him at the park restaurant. He always a kind n caring man. He always had a smile on his face. His smile was contagious. He used to always make me laugh. There is no words that I can say to heal the wound or a hole in your heart when you lose someone. But to say I am so sorry. Prayers to all of you 🙏 Maribeth

  • Our condolences to Patrick, Rondo and all of Smitty’s family. Smitty was a great guy! Always had a smile on his face. Glad we got the pleasure of knowing him. Such a great friend to many. You will be missed. Rest in peace

  • My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. I will always have good memories of you from scoreboard. Will miss you smitty.Fly high and God be with always. RIP my friend

  • I remember a very nice guy and a great shortstop who would play those long weekend tournaments until he could hardly stand up. I loved that kind of heart and competitive spirit. Smithy set the example for all of us on how to compete but also respect each other win or lose. Rest in peace and thanks for being a good friend on and of the field.🇺🇸🙏. Your friend Kenny.

  • So Sorry Rip brother…Goose

  • I was so sorry to hear about Smitty. He was always so nice to me and just a good guy! He will be missed by everyone who knew him.

  • Worked along so de with Smitty for yrs I’m devastated at his passing the friend of all friends
    This world was a better place with him R.I.P I will miss you till my turn comes also stand tall all family of Smitty he was a very good person

  • He was truly a awesome guy, loved by many he will truly be missed, especially by me It was a pleasure to know him. My sincerely condolences to the family.RIP SMITTY 🙏💔

  • Smitty was such a nice guy. He will be greatly missed! God Bless!