Robert Small Jr, 72 passed away on Saturday May 13, 2017 at Samaritan Hospital.
Born in Wilmington, North Carolina, he was the son of the late Robert Small and Eloise Small. He attended St. James Elementary School in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, he moved to Troy at an early age. He worked for Adirondack Steel Mill.
Robert is survived by his common law wife of 26 years Jennie Paulk, his children Calven (Kim) Small of Texas, Steven Johnson of Troy, Shaquan L. (Misty) Small of Troy, his stepchildren that her raised Rickey Myers, Kenish Paulk, Shawnta Paulk and Akeem Paulk, his fourteen grandchildren and two great grandchildren, his sisters Estella Wallace and Libby J. Small, also survived by a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. Robert was predeceased by his siblings Eva Baldwin, Isaiah Small, Patrick Small and Patricia Small.
Family and friends are invited and may call on Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm at the McLoughlin & Mason Funeral Home corner of 109th Street and Third Avenue, Lansingburgh. Please visit www.mcloughlinmason.com.