Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Mrs. George P. Pudney
Smyrna, Nov. 29.-Mrs. George P. Pudney passed away November 25, 1927, after a year's illness. She was the oldest daughter of the late Mortimer and Mary Gardner of Sherburne, N. Y. She is survived by her husband, George P. Pudney; one daughter, Mrs. Malcomb Orchard, wife of the Rev. Malcomb Orchard of Winnipeg, Canada; two granddaughters, Elsie and Anna Orchard; two brothers, Frank S. Gardner of Baldwinsville and Walter V. Gardner of Smyrna; two sisters, Mrs. Burton I, Crego and Miss Anna Gardner of Baldwinsville.
Funeral services were held at the home Monday at 10:30, conducted by the Rev. Arthur Williams, pastor of the Baptist church. A useful Christian life she spent in her home, the community and in the Baptist church, where she had been an active member for upwards of fifty years. She was ever interested in activities that were for the betterment of the community.
The work of the W. C. T. U. was ever dear to her heart, and for many years she was president of the local union until she was compelled by illness to give up further activity