Ruby Smith, 78, of Monkton passed away surrounded by her family after a brief illness on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012.
Beloved wife of the late Jack Smith (1999). Dear mother of Edward Smith (Heather), Steven Smith (Joan), all of Monkton, William Smith (Valerie) of Mount Forest and Tammy Gibson (Duane) of Brussels. Loving grandmother of Darryl (Kelly), Justin and Thomas Smith, Christopher, Joshua and Amanda Smith (Kyle), Cara and Corey Smith, Kyle and Shane Gibson.
Dear sister of Margaret Holman (Frank) and Lloyd Ellicott (Carol). Dear sister-in-law of Stewart Smith (Marie), Jean Sangster (Ron) and Eleanor Murdie (Richard). Also surviving are her nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by her parents John and Elizabeth (Thornton) Ellacott and son Elton (1975).
Ruby was a chartered member of the Monkton Optimist Club.
Friends will be received on Wednesday, Oct. 10 from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. at the Lockhart Funeral Home, 109 Montreal St., Mitchell where the funeral service will be held on Thursday, Oct. 11 at 11 a.m. with Rev. Andrew Thompson officiating.
Interment in North Logan Cemetery.
Memorial donations to Knox Presbyterian Church, Monkton or the Mitchell Nursing Home Enrichment Fund would be appreciated. Online condolences at www.LockhartFuneralHome.com.