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Gladys L. Smith

It is with great sadness we announce the death of Gladys L. Smith.  Her passing occurred on October 11th at the Hospital of University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania surrounded by her children and grandchildren.

Gladys leaves behind to mourn 4 children: Mrs. Jeanette Jallah, Mr. Ernest Grimes (Wife, Pandora), C.Ousman Bah (Wife, Lucia), Mayatu Bah Peabody (Husband, Dr. Christian Peabody), Son-in-Law, Peter Nimley and nephew Joseph Zondo.

26 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren.

3 children preceded her in death: James R Grimes, Victoria Page, Monica Martha Nimley, and 5 grandchildren.

Funeral Arrangements:

Friday, November 4, 2016,  Viewing, 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Wake Keeping, 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

AT: Victory Harvest Fellowship International, 2536 S. 59th Street,

Philadelphia, PA., 19143

Funeral Services, Saturday, November, 5, 2016, at 10:00 a.m.

Same church as the wake.

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