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Kamiza Shan'tae Smiley

September 16, 2000 ~ March 17, 2021 (age 20)

Obituary

Kamiza was born September 16, 2000 in Fort Wayne, Indiana to Colandria Parhm and Walter Smiley, Jr. She departed this life on Wednesday, March 17, 2021.

She accepted Christ at an early age and attended Providence Baptist Church as a child with her late grandmother, Nancy Smiley. She attended Snider and South Side High Schools, graduating from South Side in 2019. During her high school years, Kamiza enjoyed being a manager with the football team.

Kamiza was most recently employed with Faurecia. She was also an employee with McDonalds while in high school. Kamiza aspired to become a Dental Hygienist and attended Ross Institute to begin her studies. At one point, she talked about becoming a model. Kamiza loved fashion; especially her Jordan sneakers!!

Kamiza leaves to cherish her memory her baby girl, Londyn J. Williams; her mother Colandria (Junius) Pierce; her father Walter (Teresa) Smiley, Jr.; sisters, Shania and Ju’Niyah; brothers, DaMarion, MyShaun, and Junius; her paternal grandfather, Walter (Jackie) Smiley, Sr., great-grandmother, Edna Thigpin; aunts: Shirley Jones, Katrina Smiley, and Yolanda Townes; special aunts, Sabrina Smiley and Renee Harden; uncles, Jeremy Church, Kalen (Tanya) Parhm; father of the daughter, Jordyn Williams; special cousins, Cameron, JaMila, Liz, Tierra, Kayla, DeAndre, Josh, Taurean, Linzell, GerMard and GerMarcus, along with a host of other relatives and friends.

Kamiza was preceded in death by her maternal great-grandparents, Bettie and George Harden, maternal grandparents, Valerie and Bennie Parhm; paternal great-grandparents, Pastor Emeritus Calvin and Magnolia Howell; paternal grandmother, Nancy Howell-Smiley.

Burial in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.

 

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Services

Visitation
Friday
March 26, 2021

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Providence Missionary Baptist Church
2317 Holton Avenue
Fort Wayne, Allen 46803

Funeral Service
Friday
March 26, 2021

12:00 PM
Providence Missionary Baptist Church
2317 Holton Avenue
Fort Wayne, Allen 46803

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