Florence Smith, 75, of Wheeling, WV, passed away Monday, December 5, 2022, in Wheeling Hospital.
Florence was born January 23, 1947 in Wheeling, a daughter of the late William and Dorothy Ingram. She was a 1964 graduate of Wheeling Central Catholic High School; and a 2002 graduate of West Virginia University. She was a former employee of Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Corp., Beech Bottom Plant; Blue Cross & Blue Shield of WV; and the Mileage Plus division of United Airlines. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Jimmie Smith.
Florence is survived by her spouse, Donald Walters; children, Robert Reed of Woodbridge, CT, Cheri Smith-Close of Detroit, MI and Latasha Smith of Dunbar, WV; a sister, Willene Ingram of Scott Depot, WV; six grandchildren, Treyquan Smith, Bajia Reed, Zoie Reed, Todja Saunders, Robert Smith and Todd Saunders; a great-grandchild, Sahleen; and a nephew, Stephon Ingram. Florence is also survived by special friends, Gretta Scott-Holt, the Clemont family, Beth Freeland, Phyllis Miles and Nancy Dierkes. Thank you for your support.
In accordance with Florence’s wishes, there will be no visitation. A Celebration of Life gathering will be held at date to be determined. Florence’s final resting place will be Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Wheeling Health Right, 61 29th Street, Wheeling, WV 26003, or online by clicking the link above.