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Gloria Jean Bainter Smith
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Birth: Apr. 20, 1932
Council Bluffs
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 2007
Galesburg
Knox County
Illinois, USA

Online Obituary
Source: Watson Funeral Home website

"In Loving Memory
Gloria Jean Smith
04/20/1932 - 2/11/2007

Gloria Jean Smith, 74, of 639 Ohio Ave., Galesburg, died at 4:14 a.m. on Sunday February 11, 2007 at Cottage Hospital.

Gloria was born on April 20, 1932 in Council Bluffs, IA, the daughter of Clarence and Margaret Carmichael Bainter. She married William "Bill" J. Smith on May 24, 1957 in Galesburg. Surviving Gloria are her husband Bill of Galesburg; 2 sons: Phillip (Dawn) Smith and Ronald J. Ericson both of Galesburg; 4 daughters: Gail (Holman) Jones of Hamlin, TX, Kimberly (Richard) Taylor and Lisa (Scott) Nemeth both of Galesburg, and Sheryl (Junior) Hensley of Tennessee; 1 sister Lorraine Ramsey of Knoxville; and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Gloria had worked as a nurses aide at OSF St. Mary Medical Center and then in housekeeping at the Holiday Inn.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday February 15, 2007 at Watson Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 5 8 p.m. on Wednesday February 14, 2007 at Watson Funeral Home. Burial will be in Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens." 
 
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 Children:
  Phillip Duane Smith (1950 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens
Galesburg
Knox County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Stephany
Record added: May 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36978247
Gloria Jean <i>Bainter</i> Smith
Added by: Kimberly Taylor
 
Gloria Jean <i>Bainter</i> Smith
Added by: Stephany
 
 
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It's been six years since you left us and changed our world. You are in our thoughts daily and missed so terribly much, your voice, your laugh...I hope you're still watching over your children just like you always did.Love and miss you Mama...love, gail a...(Read more)
- Gail Jones
 Added: Feb. 11, 2013
Mom, we struggle on but it's not the same. It'll never be the same...I long to hear your voice, hear your laugh...you left a big hole in our lives. Are you watching over us? That's a comforting thought, I hope it's so. love and miss you, ...(Read more)
- Gail Jones
 Added: Feb. 5, 2012
Happy Grandparent's Day. I wish you could see how gorgeous all of your great grandbabies are. You'd be proud.
- Stephany
 Added: Sep. 11, 2011
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