Today...Tomorrow...May loving memories always bring you peace and comfort. Sorry! I loved her like she was my second mother. Among the cases she heard were the city's charge of "inciting a riot" made against Erica Arrington, the daughter of Mayor Richard Arrington, Jr. Smitherman acquitted her. You have chosen this person to be their own family member. For help using the website visit our help page or contact firstname.lastname@example.org. ... My daughter is a senior this year so we are learning this new normal along with all of you. In the 2012 general election, Smitherman won a seat on the Circuit Court. Please check your email and click on the link to activate your account. Are you sure that you want to delete this photo? Are you sure that you want to report this flower to administrators as offensive or abusive? I thought you might like to see a memorial for Virginia Temperance “Tempie” Arrington Alston I found on Findagrave.com. ", Bryant, Joseph D. (November 7, 2012) "Help wanted: Carole Smitherman's judicial win creates opens seat on Birmingham City Council.". ). Our prayers are with you. She finished third in the race with 6,552 of 34,931 votes (18.76%). Smitherman was planning to run in the 1999 Birmingham mayoral election, but, as a member of Richard Arrington, Jr's Jefferson County Citizens Coalition, she withdrew from the race and lent her support to William Bell. Try again later. Home; Our School ... My name is Mrs. Masters and I am so excited to be back home at Arrington Elementary this year. Richard Arrington Jr. (born October 19, 1934 in Livingston, Alabama) was the first Black mayor of the city of Birmingham, Alabama (U.S.), serving 20 years, from 1979 to 1999. Make sure that the file is a photo. A system error has occurred. To suggest a correction or addition, visit the memorial page and click Suggest Edits. Failed to delete memorial. This memorial has been copied to your clipboard. Dearest Terry and Gordon. Mayor earns impressive salaries. Becoming a Find a Grave member is fast, easy and FREE. We have set your language to She accepted the resignation of finance director Steve Saylor after learning that the city's budget did indeed include a sizable shortfall. Also an additional 2 volunteers within fifty miles. Richard Arrington Jr., now 84, was the second witness to take the stand Monday morning. With Langford's conviction in his October 2009 trial on bribery and corruption charges, she assumed the duties of mayor. Mary's and Belle's names are not inscribed on Benjamin's military stone, belatedly erected in 2015. Found more than one record for entered Email, You need to confirm this account before you can sign in. GREAT NEWS! She lost her re-election campaign in 1992 and merged her law practice with her husband's. Also buried with daughter, Ella Rose aka Belle aka Arabella Rose Arrington who never married. You taught us to take care of ourselves and to enjoy the simple things in life.we will take care of dad until his time to reunite with you. She finished 4,000 votes behind winner Bernard Kincaid in the runoff. To suggest a change to a cemetery page, visit the Cemetery Corrections forum. Bell went on to lose the next election to Bernard Kincaid God be with you. Failed to report flower. The sponsor of a memorial may add an additional, No animated GIFs, photos with additional graphics (borders, embellishments. She was succeeded by Roderick Royal as acting mayor on November 24 when the newly-sworn in City Council elected him their president. Jeff, sending my extreme condolences to you and your family. Oops, something didn't work. Wife of Benjamin Richard Arrington, buried next to her. Family members linked to this person will appear here. All photos appear on this tab and here you can update the sort order of photos on memorials you manage. I remember singing along with her at one of the birthday parties. Published in Daily Press on Sep. 18, 2016. The Smithermans have four children. https://www.bhamwiki.com/wiki/index.php?title=Carole_Smitherman&oldid=148898, Bryant, Joseph D. (September 2, 2007) "Hopefuls have just weeks to win votes. We’ve updated the security on the site. During her first press conference as acting Mayor, Smitherman expressed sadness for Langford's conviction and pledged to work toward a smooth transition at City Hall, with special attention paid to improving transparency in the city's finance department. This figure is predicted looking at the average salary of mayor’s, so this is not an exact figure. (August 19, 2009), Williams, Roy L. (November 19, 2009) "Smitherman wants partners to help pay for dome. We do not have any photo volunteers within fifty miles of your requested photo location. GREAT NEWS! Our sympathy to all of you. NEWPORT NEWS - Mariel M. Arrington passed away Thursday, September 15, 2016. Smitherman was the first African-American woman to serve as a circuit court judge in Alabama, having been appointed to the bench in … Bell as interim mayor. Prior to that, she represented District 6 and was a former president of the Birmingham City Council. We have 2 volunteers within ten miles of your requested photo location. Use the links under “See more…” to quickly search for other people with the same last name in the same cemetery, city, county, etc. Oops, some error occurred while uploading your photo(s). This would have given him a net worth around 1 million dollars, yet to be confirmed, though. In 2009, in her role as Council President, she took over responsibility for signing federal contracts after Mayor Larry Langford was barred from doing so by a federal administrative decision. Please enter location or other information that may help the volunteer in fulfilling this request. She was born February 10, 1931 in Henderson, NC, and has been a resident of Newport News since 1955. Are you sure that you want to delete this memorial? BATTLE DEATH: NCWAKE-CR4 p. 31. EX: son ARTHUR and JOHN ARRINGTON, W: RICHARD ARRINGTON and A. J. Drag images here or select from your computer for Virginia Temperance “Tempie” Arrington Alston memorial. She was the prosecutor for the City of Irondale until October 2008. Add to your scrapbook. She was born February 10, 1931 in Henderson, NC, and has been a resident of Newport News since 1955. Interviewed about her views regarding the city's planned domed stadium, Smitherman expressed hope that the BJCC board would help solicit corporate contributions and that if additional sources of funding weren't found, that she would support building a roof over Legion Field as a backup plan. Enter a valid email address and a feedback message. Failed to remove flower. He has been offered immunity in the case, Assistant U.S. In that race she placed 5th of 10 candidates in the field, earning 1,804 votes out of 52,111 cast (3.46%). Thanks Mom for all you did for us during your life time. On the Council, Smitherman has served as Chair of the Administration, Budget & Finance Committee and as a member of the Economic Development & Job Recruitment and Education committees. We have a volunteer within fifty miles of your requested photo location. Mayor Arrington appointed her to the legal department where she defended the city against several claims. Among the cases she heard were the city's charge of "inciting a riot" made against Erica Arrington, the daughter of Mayor Richard Arrington, Jr. Smitherman acquitted her. Attorneys said in their opening statements. Thanks for your help! Resend Activation Email. This flower has been reported and will not be visible while under review. 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Smitherman was the first African-American woman to serve as a circuit court judge in Alabama, having been appointed to the bench in 1991. She has taken credit for etablishing an oratorical context for Birmingham students to develop language proficiency, creating the Children of the Village program, aimed at teaching strategies for success, supporting Strings for Students to give children access to classical music training, and initiating economic development summits to address concerns and challenges faced by small businesses and corporations operating in Birmingham. Flowers added to the memorial appear on the bottom of the memorial or here on the Flowers tab. ", "Birmingham City Council elections District 6: Carole Smitherman". This page was last modified on 29 June 2018, at 12:15. While serving as acting mayor, Smitherman declared her candidacy for the 2009 Birmingham mayoral election to fill the remainder of Langford's term. 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