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Suddenly on August 6, 2023. She is predeceased by her sons Laverne Hailey and Timothy Smith; parents Mr. & Mrs. Messenger; as well as her brother Roger Messenger. Ruth is survived by her loving husband of 46 years, Philip Smith; son Adam Smith; sisters Mary Ellen and Frances; brother Louis Messenger; many nieces, nephews and friends.
Family and friends are invited to call on Monday, August 14, 2023 from 5-7 PM at James R. Gray Funeral Home, 1530 Buffalo Road, Rochester, NY 14624. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, kindly consider donating to the GoFundMe Account which was established to offset healthcare expenses, in Ruth's memory. You may donate by following this link: Ruth Smith GoFundMe