Barbara C. Smith

Barbara C. Smith, 85, of Williamsport and Lakeland, Fla., passed away Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, at the Williamsport Home. She was born June 22, 1932, in Loyalsock Township, a daughter of Raymond and Katie Knapp Casselberry.

Barbara retired in 1991 from the former Bell Telephone and was a member of its Bell Pioneers. Throughout the years she was a Sunday School teacher and led many Bible Studies. She was a member of the First Southern Baptist Church in Williamsport. She enjoyed sewing, needle crafts, reading, doing word puzzles, shopping, (especially on the internet), family gatherings and her favorite activity was going to lunch with her girls ending the meals with her favorite, chocolate cake.

Barbara was predeceased by her parents; son, William N. Smith III; brother, Clifford Casselberry; and sisters, Florence Green and Carrabelle Hunter.

She is survived by her husband of 66 years, William N. Smith Jr.; daughters, Betsy S. (John) Dick, of Jersey Shore, Bonnie K. (Steven) Reeder, of Montoursville and Barbie (Curt) Martz, of Bloomsburg; brother, Raymond Casselberry Jr., of Williamsport; sisters, Kathryn Bowman, of Williamsport and Dorothy Walker, of Coraopolis; 11 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

The funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, at the Spitler Funeral Home, 733 Broad St., Montoursville, with the Rev. Kenton L. Hunt and Barbara’s grandson Matthew M. Dick officiating. Interment will follow in the Montoursville Cemetery. A viewing for family and friends will be held Wednesday morning from 10-11 a.m. at the funeral home.