Gloria Smith Marshall, 69, widow of Melvin Lee Marshall died Sunday, June 5, 2022, at Baptist Parkridge Hospital in Columbia, SC Born in Knoxville, TN, she was a daughter of the late Kenneth Paul Smith and Willie Mae Henderlight Smith. Surviving are two daughters, Carlee Marshall and Samantha Mack (Trymaine); a son, Kenneth Marshall; a sister, Linda Dancy (Larry); a nephew, Paul Dancy; three grandchildren, Nevaeh Marshall, Leana Moseley, Marilyn Mack; three stepchildren, Garry Marshall (Beth), Kevin Marshall (Christy), Lisa Taylor and six step grandchildren. There will be a private family graveside service. A celebration of life gathering for family and friends will be held at her daughter Carlee’s home at 4 PM Thursday, June 9, 2022. Online condolences may be made at www.sumterfunerals.com Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad Street, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.