Helen Elizabeth (Poling) Smith age 92 a resident of S. Main St. passed away on Monday, February 4, 2013 in Acute Care at Broaddus Hospital. She was born in Philippi, WV on January 18, 1921 a daughter of the late Glenn and Beatrice (Campbell) Poling. She was united in marriage in November 6, 1943 to Allen P. Smith who preceded her in death September 17, 1969. Surviving are,
Two nieces, Catherine A. Standish of Myrtle Beach, SC
Debbie Frost and husband Mike of Snow Hill, MD
One nephew, James G. Poling and wife Mary of Philippi
One sister, Betty Jane Zzebator of Snow Hill, MD
She was preceded in death by one brother, Charles S. Poling
Ms. Smith was the owner of Smith Department Store, member of the Dorcas Rebakah Lodge #275 and Crim Memorial United Methodist Church
Friends will be received at the Wright Funeral Home 216 N. Walnut St. Philippi on Wednesday, February 6, 2013 from 4-8:00 pm and on Thursday, February 7, 2013 from 8:00 am- 1:00 pm the service time with Rev. Tim Bleigh officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Vernon Memorial Cemetery.