Evelyn Ellen Smith

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WAVERLY — Evelyn Ellen Smith, Waverly, went to be with her Lord and Savior Wednesday morning, July 30, 2014, at the Clarks Summit Senior Living where she was residing. She was the widow of Henry J. Smith who was called home with the Lord in 2003.

Born in Scranton she was a daughter of the late Robert and Esther Egroff Marshall.

Evelyn was a charter member, along with her husband, at Faith Community Church in Glenburn, where she also served as organist for more than 25 years. She played for many weddings, vocal and instrumental soloists and enjoyed accompanying the choir. She also served as organist at the Puritan Congregational Church, West Market Street, Scranton, for more than 10 years, and briefly at Country Alliance Church, Newton-Ransom.

She had a deep abiding faith in Christ and his saving grace. She spoke often of her trust in the Lord and his provision for her every need.

Surviving are two daughters, Kimberly Ryan, Oxford, Connecticut, and Candace Haft, Factoryville; three grandchildren, Michaela, Cameron and Amanda; and a sister, Thelma Lyons, Toms River, New Jersey.

Her memorial service was held in the Lawrence E. Young Funeral Home, 418 S. State St., Clarks Summit, with services by the Rev. Gerald Major III. Interment was in Shady Lane Cemetery.

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Published in The Abington Journal from Aug. 6 to Aug. 7, 2014
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