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Marian Elizabeth (Anderson) Smith, 94, Franklin

Marian Elizabeth (Anderson) Smith, 94, Franklin, passed away on Friday, May 3, 2013.

She was born on Feb. 17, 1919 in Indianapolis to George Washington Sater and Anna Luella (Baker) Sater. She married Marion Thomas Anderson. He preceded her in passing. She later married Melvin Hade Smith. He lovingly survives in Franklin.

She is also survived by children, Ronny (Sarah) and Carroll (Carol) Anderson, both of Greenwood, Sharon Smale of Greenfield and Vonda (Neil) Stahl of Chapel Hill, N.C.; daughter-in -law., Dorothy Lambert of Ishpeming, Mich.; step-children, Beverly (Lewis) Glentzer of Franklin, Sandra (Keith) Black of Bloomington, Barbara (Michael) Burdine of Franklin, Joyce (Doug) Lowes of Falmouth, Marvin (Karen) Smith of Gosport and Connie Weiscamp of Wellington, Colo.; 17 grandchildren; 17 stepgrandchildren; many great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren and step great-grandchildren and step great-great-grandchildren.

Marian was preceded in passing by her parents; first husband, Marion Anderson; children, Sandra Kay and Norman Anderson; grandson, Richard Alan Anderson; son-in-law, Joseph Smale and a stepgrandchild.

She was a graduate of Washington High School in Indianapolis. Marian worked during World War II at Zenite Metals in Indianapolis. She was a homemaker and a member of Beech Grove Baptist Church. Marian was a member of Moose Lodge No. 2079 where she belonged to the Ladies of the Moose. A member of Franklin Senior Center, she played drums in the band up to age 88. She also served as secretary and treasurer with the senior center. She enjoyed square dancing for many years in Arkansas with her husband, Marion, who enjoyed dancing for many years.

A service will be conducted Monday, May 6 at 10 a.m. at Flinn and Maguire Funeral Home, 2898 North Morton Street, (U.S. 31 North) in Franklin. Friends can call Sunday, May 5 from 2-4 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow the service Monday at Floral Park Cemetery in Indianapolis.

Memorial contributions can be made to Franklin Senior Center, 160 E. Adams Street, Franklin, IN 46131.

Online condolences can be expressed at www.flinnmaguire.com.

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  • January 27
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  • January 27
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  • January 28
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  • January 28
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