Mary E. Smith, 75

EAST LIVERPOOL – Mary E. Smith, 75, of East Liverpool, passed away on Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at the Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh.

She was a daughter of the late Dilan and Mary Webber and was born in Lisbon on Nov. 26, 1937.

Preceding her in death were her husband Leslie Smith; a son Robert (Bob) Cowdery; three sisters, Sara Call, Margaret Clutter and Bonnie Webber; and two brothers, Howard and Johnny Webber.

Survivors include three sons, Terry Cowdery (Cindy) of Columbiana, Shawne (Johnny) Cowdery (Pam) of Auburndale, Fla., Larry Cowdery (Diane) of East Liverpool; three daughters Barbara Price (Mike) of East Liverpool, Alice Searfoss (Phil) of Lakeland Fla., Cindy Otter (Rich) of Boardman; also surviving are her 14 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Pastor Mark Blakeley of the Wellsville First Christian Church will celebrate Mrs. Smith’s life on Wednesday at 7 p.m. at the Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester where family and friends will gather on Wednesday from 5 p.m. until the time of the service.

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