Marcella Smith, 86
Marcella Marie Smith went to be with the Lord on Feb. 1, 2013. She passed away at SOMC Hospice in Portsmouth. She was born April 11, 1926, in Wheelersburg to the late William E. Gose and Stella Chinn Gose. She was a member of Wheelersburg Baptist Church. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred B. Smith on Feb. 14, 2006. They were married May 10, 1947, in Chicago, Ill.
She is survived by one son, Larry D. (Laurie) Smith, two daughters, Sharen Kay Townsend and Allison M. Smith, one sister, Virginia Noltenberger, five grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one brother, William Gose and three sisters, Wanda Lee Gose, Phyllis D. Howard and Velma Norris.
Funeral services will be conducted Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the HARRISON-PYLES FUNERAL HOME with Pastor Bradley Brandt officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. and one hour before the service at the funeral home.
Memorial Contributions may be made to SOMC Hospice.