Doris M. Smith, 86, of Port Charlotte, FL died Saturday, August 23, 2008 at Signature Healthcare in Port Charlotte. Doris was born on April 16, 1922 in New York City, NY and moved to Port Charlotte, FL in 1982. She was a supervisor of dental assistants for the VA Hospital in New York. She was a member of the NAACP and Women’s Coalition of Southwest Florida.
Doris is survived by her husband of 62 years, Richard R. Smith; a daughter, Sheryl Poulos of Port Charlotte; granddaughter, Renee Poulos of Port Charlotte; three great-grandchildren, Devon, Cesar and Taija; two nephews, Ron Whiteman of Clearwater and Arnold Joseph of Grand Rapids, MI; three sister-in-laws, Catherine and Bertha Kelly of Rockingham, NC and Janice Dabney of Flushing, NY; and a host of extended family and very dear friends.
Memorial services will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday, September 6, 2008 at the Abundant Life Assembly of God Church, 1500 Cooper Street, Punta Gorda, FL, 33950.
Friends may visit online at www.robersonfh.com to sign the guest book and extend condolences to the family. Arrangements are by Roberson Funeral Home, Port Charlotte Chapel.