Patricia C. Smith, 58

JUNE 5, 1953-MAY 2, 2012

May 06, 2012

Patricia “Patsy” Christine Smith, 58, of Hagerstown, Md., died Wednesday, May 2, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center near Hagerstown.

Born June 5, 1953, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of Cynthia (Hankins) Smith Shepard and the late Ralph Nathaniel Beckett.

Patsy was a homemaker and an avid bingo player.

She is survived by three sons, Troy G. Smith, Ruki K. Medley and Jamie Brumback, all of Hagerstown; one brother, Jonathan G. Smith of Frederick, Md.; three sisters, Antoinette L. Gaines, Denise D. Smith, both of Hagerstown, and Janice V. Walker of Greencastle, Pa.; six grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; and a host of other family members.

In addition to her father, Patsy was preceded in death by two sisters, Victoria A. Smith and Carla B. Smith.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at Gerald N. Minnich Funeral Home, 305 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown.


The funeral service will be private and at the convenience of the family.

The family suggests memorial contributions be made in Patsy’s name to Ruki K. Medley, 204 Brookside Terrace, Hagerstown, MD 21742.

Gerald N. Minnich Funeral Home, Bryan K. Kenworthy P.A., 305 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown, has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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