Ralph E. Smith, 71

-JUNE 8, 2013

June 08, 2013

Ralph Eugene Smith, 71, of Falling Waters, W.Va., passed away Saturday, June 8, 2013, at his home.

Born in Waynesboro, Pa., he was the son of the late James Cletus and Dorthea Virginia Balcom Smith.

He worked as a master woodcrafter at Beachley Furniture in Hagerstown until retiring.

He attended Faith Christian Fellowship in Williamsport, Md.

Ralph is survived by his wife of 36 years, Barbara Ann Gearhart Smith; two sons, Bruce W. Herbert of Hagerstown and Norman P. Herbert of Baltimore, Md.; three sisters, Donna Harne, Linda Harne and Kathleen Rinehart; and a brother, James Smith, all of Hagerstown.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Dot Miller and Connie Smith.

A memorial service will be Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at 1 p.m. at Faith Christian Fellowship, Williamsport, with Pastor David Vance officiating.

There will be no viewing and burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Faith Christian Fellowship, 16726 Lappans Road, Williamsport, MD 21795.

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