Nora L. Smart

Posted Aug. 04, 2014, at 6:09 p.m.

ALTON – Nora L. Smart, 93, died peacefully August 3, 2014. She was born April 13, 1921 in Rockwood, a daughter of Leahman and Bertina (Southard) Smart.

She was a veteran of WWII, having served as a telephone operator with US Navy. Following the service, she was employed as a psychiatric nurse at Bangor Mental Health Institute and at Pineland.

She is survived a niece, Nancy Parks and her husband Michael. She was predeceased by her sister, Ruth Mitchell, and brother, Melvin Smart.

A graveside service will be conducted 2 p.m. Friday at the Alton Cemetery.