May 15, 1924 - January 3, 2018
Florence B. Smith, 93, of Eagles Mere, died Wednesday, January 3, 2018, at her home. Born May 15, 1924 in Eagles Mere, she was a daughter of the late William T. Sr. and Fredna (Woodhead) Booth. She and her husband, George A. Smith Jr., celebrated 55 years of marriage this past August. Florence was active in the Eagles Mere Community Church, where she attended regularly, severed in several leadership roles, and participated in bible study. She was a member of the Eagles Mere Civic Club, served as a 4H leader for many years as well as Cooperative Extension Advisory Boards, she helped with the Eagles Mere Toboggan Slide food booth, and helped with the annual rummage sale. Florence had a passion for flowers and entered numerous arrangements in the Eagles Mere Flower Show and Sullivan County Fair where she received many awards. She enjoyed the outdoors; hiking, fishing, skiing and ice skating where some of her favorite pastimes. Florence also enjoyed sewing, catering, canning, traveling, and spending time visiting with family and friends. Surviving, in addition to her husband, are three daughters, Carolyn B. (Edward) Taylor of Picture Rocks, Margaret A. Blackwell of Montoursville, and Jeannine R. (Mark) Richlin of Dushore; two sons, George A. Smith III of Wyalusing, and John S. Smith of Linden; 13 grandchildren; and numerous great and great-great grandchildren. In addition to her parents, Florence was preceded in death by three brothers, Carl Booth, Vernon Booth, and William Booth Jr. The family will hold a memorial service on Monday January 8th at 11:00 a.m. at the Eagles Mere Community Church, 909 Laporte Ave., Eagles Mere. Arrangements have been entrusted to the McCarty-Thomas Funeral Home, Hughesville. Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.mccartythomas.com.
Florence B. Smith, 93, of Eagles Mere, died Wednesday, January 3, 2018, at her home. Born May 15, 1924 in Eagles Mere, she was a daughter of the late William T. Sr. and Fredna (Woodhead) Booth. She and her husband, George A. Smith Jr., celebrated... View Obituary & Service Information
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