Laura Smith, 96, of Shrewsbury, NJ, passed away on Saturday, December 26, 2020 at Riverview Medical Center in Reb Bank, NJ from complications of COVID-19.
Laura was born in Rochelle, GA and was the 7th child of 15. She was the beloved wife to the late William Smith.
Laura was a lifetime member of The American Legion Ladies Auxiliary. She was amazing in the kitchen and love to cook and bake for her loved ones. She was a great story teller who had an amazing memory of the past, she was our memory keeper.
Laura had 32 nieces and nephews, multiple great-nieces and nephews, many caring friends, a special nephew Stacey who was her stand-by and one sister in-law, Christian McBurrows.
Laura worked for the Frankel family from 1973-2008 and was a dear friend and grandmother figure to Susie and Amy, a great grandmother figure to Matthew, Mark, Max, Lucas and Addison. Laura was truly loved and will be truly missed.
A service will be held at Monmouth Memorial Park in Tinton Falls, NJ, on Wednesday at 11 AM. Laura's nephew and niece, Rev. Alvin McBurrows and Rev. Veronica McBurrows will officiate the service.
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