Jeffrey W. Smith
September 16, 2017
Jeffrey W. Smith, Exeter, died Saturday at home after a brief illness.
Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late James and Mabel Green Smith and was educated in Scranton schools. Nicknamed “Uppie” at a very young age, he will always be remembered for his love of Elvis and his beloved dogs. He was a very gentle man with a heart of gold.
Surviving are brothers, Robert Purdy and wife, Cathy; and Joseph Smith; sisters, Bertha Milewski and husband, Michael; and Barbara Sutton and husband, James; numerous beloved nieces and nephews including his goddaughter, Elizabeth Gray.
He was also preceded in death by brothers, John and James.
Funeral services will be Monday at 7 p.m. in the Miller Bean Funeral Home Inc., 436 Cedar Ave., Scranton, with the Rev. Ginger Daubenhauser as officiant. Interment will be private at the convenience of the family.
Family and friends may pay their respects Monday from 5 p.m. until service time. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Children’s Miracle Network at Geisinger, 100 N. Academy Ave., Danville, PA 17822-5020.
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