July 4, 2022

Theresa “Terry” (Lambert) Smith


Seekonk – Theresa “Terry” (Lambert) Smith, 88, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 23, 2022. She was the beloved wife of the late Albert L. Smith, Jr. for fifty-eight years. Born in Central Falls, she was the daughter of the late Joseph A. and Alice (Mills) Lambert.

Terry was a faithful parishioner of Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Parish and longtime resident of Seekonk. She worked as a crossing guard for Seekonk Public Schools for twenty-two years until her retirement in 2014 at eighty years of age. Terry was also the owner of the former Teal Antiques, Rehoboth, for many years. She enjoyed shopping at QVC from her living room and spending time with her family.

She is survived by three sons, Paul M. Smith and his wife, Mary, of Seekonk, Peter P. Smith and his wife, Donna, of Attleboro and Philip M. Smith and his wife, Barbara, of Douglas; seven grandchildren, Kyle, Taryn, Hannah, Ryan, Matt, Jason and Meghan; two great-grandchildren, Weslley and Sam and four sisters, Louise Bandieri, Winifred Bourque, Frances Farrell and Rose Talbot. She was the sister of the late Irene McCombs.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated on Monday, March 28, 2022, at 9:00 a.m. in Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church, Coyle Dr., Seekonk. Interment with her late husband followed at Seekonk Cemetery, Seekonk. VISITATION was held on Sunday from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at WILLIAM W. TRIPP Funeral Home, 1008 Newport Ave., Pawtucket. Memorial donations to American Parkinson's Association, RI Chapter, P.O. Box 41659, Providence, RI 02940 would be appreciated. www.TRIPPFUNERALHOME.com 

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