Cora “Bea” Smith, age 95, of Townsend, DE, surrounded by her loving family, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, January 26, 2013.
Cora was born on February 7, 1917 in Clarksville, GA, and later moved to Wilmington, DE in 1942. In her later years she resided with her daughter and son-in-law in Townsend, DE. Cora was a homemaker and caregiver.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Frances and George Hughes; son and daughter-in-law, Donald and Ruth Smith; a sister, Susan Garrett; four grandchildren, Kim DiPasquantonio, Todd Pleasanton, Lauren & Nathan Smith; six great-grandchildren, Amanda Dzwilewski, Gabrielle DiPasquantonio, Savanah DiPasquantonio, Brittany Pleasanton, Hunter Pleasanton & Matt Pennington; a great-great-grandson, Andrew Dzwilewski, and many close friends, nieces and nephews.
Visitation was held on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Daniels & Hutchison Funeral Home, 212 N. Broad St., Middletown, DE.
Funeral services were held on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Daniels & Hutchison with burial following at Gracelawn Memorial Park.
Donations will be accepted by VitasInnovative Hospice Care, 100 Commerce Dr., Ste. 2, Newark, DE 19713 in honor of Mrs. Smith.
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