Diana L. Smith

1944 – 2010

NORWAY — Diana L. Smith, 66, of Oxford died Thursday, March 4, at Stephens Memorial Hospital with her loving family by her side.

She was born in Norway, Jan. 20, 1944, the daughter of Gordon and Jean (Inman) Bennett.

She worked most of her life from home. Her main focus was her children. She was determined to teach her children love, kindness and how to be a close family. She succeeded in teaching her children all of these. She was a great influence and friend to countless family and friends and anyone in need. She will be greatly and sadly missed by anyone who had been lucky enough to have known her.

She is survived by her husband, Stuart of Oxford; her children, Scott E. Smith and his wife, Sandy, of Otisfield, Sheila A. Annance and her husband, Louis, of Mechanic Falls, Tami L. Richards and husband, Michael, of Harrison and Melody Havener and husband, Mark, of Friendship; her mother, Jean Smith of Welchville; grandchildren, Tory J. Kilgore, Evan M. Richards, Sarah L. Havener, Ashley D. Havener and Peter Annance; special family member, Patricia Hopkins and husband, Arthur, of Jefferson; a special life long friend, Carlene Rogers of Oxford; and a special thank-you to Michele and Matt Gary of Mechanic Falls.