Sep 4, 2015


Pauline "Juke" Smoot Williams, 60, Sandusky, died unexpectedly Sunday evening, Aug. 12, 2007, at her residence.

She was born Nov. 19, 1946, in Anderson, S.C.

She is survived by her husband, Elliot Williams; daughters, Tanya Smoot of Oakland, Calif., Yolanda Smoot of Sandusky and Monique Smoot and Marseille Smoot, both of Detroit; son, Paul (Melanie) Smoot of Sandusky; mother, Mattie (Willie) Clark of Sandusky; sisters, Willie Mae (Nelson) Keys, Claudine Page, Sandra (John) Fennell, Vivian Clark and Deborah (Eric) Kaiser, all of Sandusky and Claudette Clark-Stine of Dayton, Ohio; stepsisters, Linda (Mike) Malone of Manassas, Va., and Dorothy Clark and Barbara (Calvin) Richardson, both of Sandusky; brothers, Ronald (Sheryl) Pickens, John (Pam) Pickens, Wayne (Mary) Pickens, all of Sandusky, and Willie (Michelle) Clark of Columbus; stepbrother, Billy Ray Parker of Philadelphia, Miss.; six grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins; and special friends, Frieda Amison and Willie Mae Johnson.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Anita Smoot; father, James Pickens; sister, Wendy Paden; and paternal grandparents, Hattie and Tommy Davis.

Friends may call from 7-9 p.m. Wednesday in Toft Funeral Home & Crematory, 2001 Columbus Ave., Sandusky. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Ebenezer Baptist Church 1215 Pierce St., Sandusky. Elder Latham Stowers will officiate. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery.

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