Murray Edward Smith
Smith, Murray E., 66 of Middle Sackville passed away January 13, 2019 in the Palliative Care Unit 7A of the VG Site QEII.
Born in Halifax, he was a son of the late Harold and Emily (Jones) Smith.
Murray earned his Electrical Construction Ticket back in 1978 while working for Public Works, then moved on to his career with Metro Transit as a controller, where he retired after 30 years. For the past 10 years he enjoyed working as a shuttler with Avis/Budget. Murray enjoyed music, and played the guitar whenever he could, and would be regularly seen walking down Sackville Drive on his way to the Bedford/Sackville Trail.
Survived by his wife of 42 years, Heather (Ingram); son, Jason of Sackville; daughter Laura (Marvin) Upshaw of Sackville, above all else he adored his three grandchildren, Jody, Denico, and Nyomah Upshaw; brothers Gordon (Norma) of Sackville, Bruce of Dartmouth; sisters, Brenda (David) Cook of East Chezzetcook, Andrea Smith Halifax, and many nieces and nephews.
Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held Sunday January 20 from 2-4 Pm in Atlantic Funeral Home, 125 Sackville Drive. Funeral Service will be held Monday January 21 at 12 noon in Emmanuel Baptist Church, 633 Pockwock Rd, Upper Hammonds Plains, with Rev Dr. Lennett Anderson officiating. Burial in Oakridge Memorial Gardens, Middle Sackville.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Brain Injury Association.
We would like to especially thank the staff of 7A for all their care.
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Murray Edward Smith 2019..
Décès pour la Ville: Sackville, Province: Nova Scotia