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Nadine Somerville - Smith

November 24, 1952 — January 11, 2024


Nadine Somerville - Smith

Nadine Somerville-Smith was born Nov 24, 1952 to Ms. Annie Laura &  Mr. Jim Frank Somerville in Covington, TN. 

Ms. Nadine accepted Christ at an early age and was saved and baptized at Shiloh Baptist Church. Ms. Smith was a graduate of Ripley Public Schools.  

Nadine moved to Omaha, NE in 1975. That same year, she began her career as manager of Skeet’s Ribs-N- Chicken alongside her dear friend , the late Mr. David Deal. She retired from the food service industry in Oct. of 2014. Ms. Smith had many passions and strived to make sure that she tried them all. Her love for children, made her open her home to childcare from 1994-1997. Her passion for healthcare, motivated her to become a CAN/MA  in 1995 & she enjoyed that career field in home health care until she departed from this life .  

Nadine was the best mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, aunt and friend that anyone could ever ask for. She was a lover of life. She was a kind and caring soul and welcomed all with a smile an open arms. Nadine had a very contagious smile but if you knew Nadine , you knew she had the most unforgettable walk! She kind of just glided as if her feet never left the ground. 

She was a very family oriented woman and was the life of any event. She loved music and absolutely loved to dance!. She loved to laugh, she loved to party, but most importantly.. she loved to DRESS! 

Nadine was proceeded in death by her parents Annie Laura and Jim Frank Somerville.. 7 sisters; Annie Delois, Beatrice Caldwell, Clara Pearl Smith, Barbara Ann Somerville, Edith Somerville, Mary V. Somerville, and Louise McCall. 5 brothers; Albert Lee Somerville, Jim Frank Somerville, Willie Lee Somerville, James Junior Somerville, & Jeffrey Maurice Somerville. Her Son-Phew Robert Lemario Somerville. 

Ms. Dine left to live her legacy, her life partner Mr. Allen Wilson Sr., her children: Cortrelle Smith (Janelle), Billy Smith (Jewell), and Ka’Deidra Smith,  7 Grandchildren; Shanicqwa, Janessa, DeJa, Janece, Ka’Tia, JaQuez and Ky’Aire.  

10 great grandchildren. 10 sisters; Lillie Bell Frazier, Cora Somerville, Mary Jo Somerville, Mabel Frazier, Terri Somerville, Willie Mae Somerville, Beatrice Somerville, Regina Somerville, Debra Ann Ingram, & Rudene Butler.  

5 brothers; Eddie L. Somerville(Tracie), Wayne Somerville, Willie Holland, Wesley Somerville(Lafonda) and Raymond Somerville. Her bestfriend Ms. Cornelia Watson, a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, friends and all of her neighborhood children 

 Services will be held on Saturday (1/20/2024) at Roeder Mortuary, 4932 Ames Avenue, Omaha, NE. Viewing from 10 – 11 AM and Funeral Service at 11 AM. Services will be livestreamed at below.

Services can be viewed here after 1 PM on the day of the service:

Roeder Mortuary, Inc. - Ames Chapel - 4932 Ames Ave - Omaha, NE - 402-453-5600

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