Sarah N. Smith 88, of Blanding Avenue, East Providence died Wednesday May 8, 2013. She was the wife of the late William H. Smith. Born in Comer, Georgia she was a daughter of the late Fred and Emma (Barnett) Howard. Mrs. Smith was a Certified Nurses Assistant for Rosewood Manor before retiring. She was a member of Good Sam’s RV Club and loved to travel. She leaves six daughters, Gloria Jackson of Texas, Mary Connetta of Warwick, Dianne Soares of Warwick, Danita Gustos of Riverside, Pamela Augustus of Providence and Yolanda Smith of Providence, four sons, William H. Smith Jr., of Texas, Jimmy, Michael and Robert Smith of Providence, thirty four grandchildren, fifty five great grandchildren, nine great great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was the mother of the late Annette Byrd and Serbrena Malko and sister of the late Doris Howard. Her funeral will be held on Wednesday at 8:45 AM from the PERRY/MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a service at 10:00 AM in Sheldon Street Baptist Church, Providence. Burial will be in Rhode Island Veterans Cemetery, Exeter. Calling hours Tuesday 5-8.