Chiefland - Barbara Estelle Ince-Smartley age 65 of Chiefland, FL passed away on February 2, 2013. She was born on September 16, 1947 in Mt. Pleasant, PA to John and Ruth (Jones) Ince. She moved to the Chiefland area 33 years ago from Fort Lauderdale, FL. She was of the Protestant faith. She was a member of the Friends of the Library in Chiefland, FL. She enjoyed knitting, sewing, ceramics and reading.

She is survived by her husband Gerald Leo Smartley, brother James D. Ince (Rose) Deland, FL; sister Katherine "Kay" Ince, Chiefland, FL; nephews John and Sean Ince; grand nieces Haleigh, Jean and Samantha Ince and life long friend Barbara Deveau and her son Christopher.

A memorial service will be held on Friday, February 8, 2013 at 2:00 pm at Knauff Funeral Home-Chiefland with Pastor Terry Wines officiating. In lieu of flowers donations are to be made to Paralyzed Vets or Haven Hospice.

Arrangements are under the care of Knauff Funeral Home-Chiefland.

Published in Gainesville Sun from Feb. 6 to Feb. 7, 2013