SAMPLE OBITUARY SMITH Announcement ALLCITY – Joseph B. Smith, died January 2, This will list the date, location, and sometimes 2005, after a short illness. the cause of death. If you do not want your cause of death listed please be certain to note this. Born October 4, 1946 in Boston, MA he grew Biographical Information up and lived most of his working life in Boston, This will tell a little about the person's life, MA. He moved to Allcity in August, 1985. In their accomplishments, education, honors, 1970, along with his brother Calvin, he hobbies, etc. established a home mail order business baking and shipping gourmet chocolate chip cookies. The family enterprise took its name, Smith Bakery, Inc., from their Boston home of many years. Local residents joined the frenzied family on the chocolate chip cookie team every holiday season as the house filled with shipping boxes and chocolate chip cookie aroma pervaded the neighborhood. Under the philosophy of "Stir a little, Bake a lot", the Chocolate Chip Cookie Company flourished and developed a nationwide customer base of chocolate chip cookie fans. The next generation of Smith’s has now taken over, but Joe’s enthusiastic spirit continues. Surviving are his son, Joseph Smith, Jr. and Survivor Information wife, Nancy, of Allcity; daughter, Suzie Smith This is basically a family tree. List your spouse, Thomas and husband, George; and five children, grandchildren, in-laws, other close grandchildren, Joseph Smith, Matt Smith, Lucy relatives you wish, and close friends. Thomas Smith, Timothy Thomas and Tracey Thomas Kelty, all of Sherborn The memorial services will be held at 11:00 Scheduled Ceremonies and Gatherings of am, Friday, July 10th at Allcity Memorial Remembrance Church with the Reverend Paul Williams, This will give the time and location of any officiating. viewings, memorial services, scatterings or Sign the guest book, upload photos, making inurnments; or any other gathering you may lasting memories at www.nhor.org choose. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Allcity, Contributions or Flowers Inc., 123 Main Street, Anywhere, USA 12345. Some families request that contributions be made to a meaningful organization instead of sending flowers. Arrangements are by Allcity Cremation Arrangements Provider. This will help ease the burden of phone calls to the family. The firm can give the day, the time, directions, or any other needed information for scheduled ceremonies and gatherings, or contribution information to florists or friends.