Alice M. Carney

Alice M. Carney of East Earl Alice M. Carney, 68 yrs., of East Earl, formerly of Gap, passed away on Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at her home. Alice was born on May 21, 1944 in Caln Township, Chester Co., Pa. She was the daughter of the late Luther & Gertrude (Johnson) Smith. She was the wife of the late Walter H. Carney who died on August 17, 2001. Alice loved cooking and baking, and music; especially the old biblical videos. She was a member of Faith City Church in Christiana, Del. Alice is preceded in death by a sister, Shirley Collins. Surviving Alice is a son, Joey Root of Coatesville; a daughter, Shelly L. Chambers of East Earl; three brothers, George Smith of Narvon, John Smith of Christiana, Del. and Danny Smith of Morgantown; a sister, Ruth Ann Biddle of Coatesville; and two grandchildren, Shane Root and Renee Purcell, who she raised as children. There are six additional grandchildren and three great grandchildren. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 11 a.m. from The Labs Funeral Home, Inc., 141 Pequea Ave., Honey Brook. There will be a calling hour held from 9:30 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home. A private interment will be at the De. Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Bear, De. For additional information, please visit www.the

Published in The Daily Local on Oct. 26, 2012