Gladys J. Smith, age 92, of Wellsboro, PA formerly of Lindley, NY passed away on Saturday, October 28, 2017 at Broad Acres Nursing and Rehabilitation in Wellsboro, PA. Gladys was born November 8, 1924 in Benezette, PA to John E. and Ruea V. (Button) Jones. She married Francis Smith in March 10, 1943. She was predeceased by him in June, 1993.
She will be remembered as a caring mother and grandmother. She was also an attentive care giver to her own mother and mother in law for many years.
She is survived by four children: Connie Bliss of Addison, Sonia Kosty of Cape Coral, FL, Sheila Richmond of Cape Coral, FL, Wayne Smith of Lindley; sister: Trilba Franklin of Tuscarora, NY; four grandchildren; five great grandchildren and eight great-great grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her brothers: Ivan, Johnny, Malcolm, Thurman and Rexford Jones; sister: Catherine Jones; grandson: Brian Edward Bliss.
Family and friends are invited to call at Carpenter-Flint Funeral Home, 10 Wall St. Addison, NY on Friday, November 3, 2017 from Noon-2:00pm. A funeral service will be held at 2:00pm with Rev. Scott Greene officiating. Burial will immediately follow at Addison Rural Cemetery.