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Independent Funeral Directors
Serving Dorset for over 100 years

Susan Mary Margaret Smith M.B.E.

1961 - 2023


Donations will be gifted to the following charities:

  • Blind Veterans UK
  • Holidays for Heroes Jersey
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society
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  1. Rest in Peace Sue

    Debbie Dunford
  2. Sleep well Susie – no more pain xx

    Nigel and Jacquie Whiteley
  3. Such a brave woman. Rest in Peace Sue condolences to your family x

    Eileen and John Keeling
  4. Was great to meet you and take you to the Mutual Support (Armed Forces Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Support Group) residential weekend at Sunningdale a few years back. Sorry it was only the once. As you were a founder member of the group, it was good others had the opportunity to meet you, as well as to meet with the other two founder members, Suzanne and Kim. Fair winds, calm seas and safe anchorage on your final journey. Stand easy your watch is done. RIP Sue. Sincere condolences to the family.

    Peter Mckernan
  5. A lovely, strong and brave person, a pleasure to have served with you Sue. Rest In Peace, condolences to your family

    Hayley Pownall and Chris Blowes
  6. Such sad news on your passing. Such a lovely lady, taken far too soon.
    It was a pleasure to be your carer, you brought a joy to the home.
    RIP and condolences to your family and friends 🙏

    Anca and Maria.
  7. Sincere sadness to hear of your passing Sue, thank you for being a lovely neighbour and friend, rip lovely lady Caroline, John and family x

    Caroline Dodds
  8. So sad to hear of Sue’s passing. She was a lovely kind hearted soul with a generous spirit who faced the challenges in her life with grit, great determination and courage. You were always my go to counsel at school and I’m so sorry we lost touch over the years. May you rest in eternal peace.

    Lynne Grant
  9. “A great soul serves everyone all the time.A great soul never dies.It brings us together again and again”.Rest in peace and condolences to your family and friends

    Shine Paul
  10. From Badsey primary school to the end you have always been my friend Sue x
    Rest in pease Sue see you in the playground in heaven .
    Condolences to your family
    Love Kelvin x

    Kelvin Hughes
  11. Very sad to hear of your passing. Rest in peace Sue

    Matthew Pike
  12. Saddened to hear of Sue’s passing. Fond memories of Northwood. Deepest condolences to all the family.

    Ethel Brokenshire
  13. So sad to hear of Sue’s death and sorry to miss her funeral. I’ll always remember her smiling face and determined attitude to life when in the RN – and she thoroughly deserved her MBE for her charity and professional work.

    Andrew Trevithick
  14. Always smiling, always positive, that’s how we will remember you Sue. You leave a legacy of goodwill we can all learn from. You’ll be missed, Chris, Graham and the Dyer Tribe

    Christine and Graham Dyer
  15. Rest in Peace.

  16. Thank you on behalf of the members of the local Friends of MS Purbeck for all your support during so many years. You will be sadly missed. RIP Sue

    Ray and Heather Fairweather

Service Details

Tuesday, November 14th 2023 - 12:30
St Mary's Parish Church - Swanage, Parish Office, St Mary's Rooms, Swanage, Dorset, BH19 1HU
James Smith Funeral Directors

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