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Small - David Mr. Small went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 17, 2017. He was born in Hamburg, NY on August 7, 1922, to the late Florence Kinney Small and Willis Small. David was preceded in death by his loving wife of 74 years, Virginia and his brothers Howard and Bob; his sister Betty and his grandson David E. Small. David was employed by NY Telephone for 42 years rising from splicer to Safety Supervisor of Western NY. He is survived by his son David M. Small and his wife Carol Smith-Small; his granddaughters Eve Hibbler and her husband Ryan,
Sharon Smith and her husband
Richard Tenczar; his grandson Scott Smith and his wife Rosita. He is also survived by three great-grandchildren: Elizabeth Small, Noah Hibbler, and Chris Tenczar. His true passion was summers in Collins, NY at the family home with family and friends. David enjoyed spending winters with friends, family and grandchildren in St. Petersburg, FL where the bay was always nearby. David loved music, dancing and going out to dinner and he loved playing cards. A private memorial mass will be held at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Charlotte. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Hospice & Palliative Care, 1420 East 7th Street, Charlotte, NC 28204.