MONTICELLO – Gloria I. Connors, 59, died Dec. 9, 2005, at a local hospital. She was born Sept 30, 1946, at Houlton, the daughter of Peter A. and Grace (Strong) Smith. She is survived by her husband, Tommy Connors of Monticello; one son, Jimmy Burpee also of Monticello; five sisters, Carolyn Lynds of Monticello, Shirley Smith and Omar of Phoenix, Ariz., Grace Hafford and her husband, Tommy, of Houlton, Pearl Ralston of Woodstock, N.B., Linda Polchies and her husband, Louis, of Princeton; three brothers, Carl Smith and his wife, Ella, of Houlton, Ken Smith and his wife, Joyce, of Littleton, Gary Smith and his wife, Cindy, of Houlton; many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her first husband, Ernest Burpee and special great-nephew, Brad Flewelling. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Monday at the Dunn Funeral Home with the Rev. Walter Thompson officiating. Interment will be in the Jewell Cemetery. Gifts may be made in Gloria’s memory to the Manes and Tails, care of Dunn Funeral Home, P.O. Box 127, Houlton, ME 04730.