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Bette Belle Smith public service Tuesday at Gallo Center

A public memorial service for Bette Belle Smith will be at 10 a.m. next Tuesday at the Gallo Center for the Arts.

Maj. Darvin Carpenter of The Salvation Army will officiate.

Smith was a lifelong Modestan and widely admired for her contributions to regional nonprofit groups, clubs and organizations.

She died Sunday at age 88.

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