Melba Smith, 62, of Moncton, passed away peacefully at The Moncton Hospital on Tuesday, January 8, 2019.
Born in Sussex, she was the daughter of the late Phillip and Ruby (Geldart) Proctor.
Melba was a member of Hillside Baptist Church.
Melba will be sadly missed by her husband, Robert Smith; son, Allison Proctor (Christine) of Red Deer, AB; granddaughter, Virgina Proctor and sister, Mary Maxwell (Michael) of Sussex; nephews, Jeremy and Jonathan.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her sister, Helen Proctor.
A Service to celebrate and honour Melba’s life will be held from Hillside Baptist Church, 2290 Mountain Road, on Friday, January 11, 2019 at 10:00 am, with Pastor Dave Steeves leading the service. Reception following the service. Interment will be in The Glades Cemetery, in the spring.
Arrangements entrusted to Fergusons Funeral Home, 1657 Mountain Road, Moncton (858-1995).
In memory of Melba, donations to Hillside Baptist Church would be appreciated. Online condolences for the family may be shared at