Gladys Belle Smith of Wayne
Gladys Belle Smith, 99 of Wayne, WV passed away Thursday, June 2, 2011 in Wayne Nursing and Rehabilitation. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Saturday at the Reger Funeral Chapel by Pastor Tim Jayne. Burial will follow in Smith Cemetery, Wayne County. Gladys was born September 10, 1911 in Wayne County, WV a daughter of the late Samuel and Emma Hutchinson Smith. She was a member of Buffalo Valley Missionary Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by seven brothers: Roy Hutchinson, Charles Smith, William “Bill” Smith, Leonard Smith, Leo Smith, Ollie Smith (his wife Peggy) and Harold C. Smith, also six sisters: Martha Black, Mary Pelphrey, Ruth Spurlock, Minnie Dingess, Emma Wellman and Julia D. Smith. Survivors include a brother-in-law, Wetzel Spurlock, and a host of cousins and nieces and nephews, including a special nephew and his wife, Harold and Elfriede Smith of Huntington. The family would like to say thank you to the staff of Wayne Nursing and Rehabilitation, for the care Gladys received. Visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. until service time at 2:00 p.m. Saturday at Reger Funearal Home.