Wilma Smith’s Final Thoughts

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If first impressions last a lifetime, final messages probably last even longer than that, especially ones from Cleveland's own Wilma Smith.

She anchored her last newscast on Wednesday after spending decades on Northeast Ohio television.

Her parting words were, "Make it a good life."

Watch the video above for her full message and sendoff.

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