SEARSPORT - Charlotte H. Brackett, 88, went to her eternal home peacefully on December 13, 2015 with her family at her side. She has lived in Searsport, Maine for 48 years. Charlotte was born to Leo W. Smith and Helen M. Smith of Webster Plantation, Maine. She was one of 10 children and all have preceded her in death.
She leaves behind her husband of 41 years, Fred E. Brackett of Searsport; one son Eugene M. Grey and partner Becky of Millington, Tennessee; one daughter Betsy E Wallace and partner Mark of Pittston, Maine; one granddaughter Signe E. Wallace and partner Gordon of Waldoboro, Maine; one grandson Corey E Wallace and partner Becky, also of Waldoboro. She also leaves behind two great-grandchildren Mikayla R. Wallace and Cole S. Wallace as well as several nieces and nephews, many good friends and her precious dog Sarah.
Her wishes were to be cremated and a memorial service held at a later date to be determined by the family. Interment of her ashes will be at the Maine Veterans Cemetery in Augusta, Maine. Arrangements are under the care of Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Avenue, Belfast. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.ripostafh.com.