Anita Elizabeth Smith, 89

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Anita Elizabeth Smith, 89, of Sudbury and formerly of Holliston, passed away Monday, September 22, 2014. Born in Holliston, she was the daughter of the late Edith (Collins) and Arthur Edward Jones. She was the wife of 68 years to Robert Smith of Hopkinton and formerly of Holliston.

Anita was a longtime member of the Congregational Church and a past matron of Myrtle Chapter order of the Eastern Star. She was an avid gardener and loved to travel.

Besides her husband, Anita is survived by her daughter, Joanne Shirley Wilson and her husband Ronald of Merrimac, MA; her grandchildren, Pamela Freeman, Jocelyn Wells, Alicia Budd, Benjamin Wilson as well as 5 great-grandchildren and a niece Nancy Danforth Gault and nephew Roger Danforth. She is predeceased by a daughter, Marjorie Elizabeth Marshall who passed away in 2002 and a sister, Shirley Danforth.

Visitation will be held on Friday, September 26th from 4-7p.m. at the Chesmore Funeral Home of Holliston, 854 Washington St. A funeral service will take place at the funeral home on Saturday at 11:00a.m. Burial will follow in Lake Grove Cemetery in Holliston.