FULTON, NY – Bernice R. Smith, 87, of Fulton, passed away Wednesday afternoon January 8, 2014, at the Manor at Seneca Hill.
She was born in Fulton, a daughter to the late, Bennie and Frances Clothier and lived all her life in Fulton.
Bernice was a homemaker and loved to bake and sew.
She was predeceased by her husband, Richard F. Smith, in 2007; and by a daughter, Darcy Smith, in 1985.
Bernice is survived by her seven children, Dianne (Joe) Stewart of Fairport, Dennise (Bob) Matzke of Matthews, NC, Reid (Janet) Smith of Kennedy, NY, Ricky (Nancy) Smith of Oxford, NY, Regan (Marilyn) Smith of Smyrna, NY, Donna (Walt) Ellis of Mill Spring, NC and Debbie (Mike) Smith of Fulton; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
There are no calling hours or funeral services.
Burial will be in the spring at Jacksonville Cemetery, Lysander.
Foster Funeral Home, Fulton has care of arrangements.
Foster Funeral Home, Inc.