- Gladys Marie (Murchison) Smith, 85, wife of the late Herbert Smith, passed away March 9, 2017, at a Lincoln healthcare facility. She was born June 15, 1931, in Lincoln, the daughter of Gerrish and Edna (Morse) Murchison.
Gladys loved knitting and baking. She enjoyed the flowers, the birds and her flower garden. She always liked talking to people about family history.
She is survived by her son, Bruce Smith; grandchildren, Stephanie Preston and Seth, Melanie Smith, and Stephen Smith and Jessica; great-grandchildren, Ayden Preston, Alexander Preston, Austin LaFountain, Abel Heese, and Rowan Smith. In addition to her husband and her parents, she was predeceased by a grandson, B J Davis; and two brothers and two sisters, Alton Murchison, Henry Murchison, Lorraine Ferrell, and Sylvia Murchison.
Friends may call from noon to 2 p.m. Thursday at Clay Funeral Home, 7 Lee Road, Lincoln, where funeral services will follow at 2 p.m., with the Rev. Scott Taylor officiating. Spring interment will be in Lincoln Cemetery.
Those who wish may donate in her memory to the Alzheimer's Association-Maine Chapter, 383 U S Route 1, Ste 2C, Scarborough, ME 04074. Condolences may be expressed at www.clayfuneralhome.com.
Published on  March 11, 2017