Annie Bee Smith, a lifelong resident of Montclair, died on Aug. 9, 2020. She was 93.

Ms. Smith  was the daughter of the late George Grigsby Smith and Margaret Ella (Robinson) and was born on July 13, 1927.

She attended the Montclair public schools, culminating in her graduation from Montclair High School in 1945.

Ms. Smith  worked as a manager with the Bell Telephone System in Newark and Cranford for 39 years and nine months, retiring in 1985.

She is survived by a host of loving nieces, nephews and cousins.

Ms. Smith  was predeceased by a brother, Herman Smith, and sisters Dorothy Tascoe and Marjory Chavies.   Professional services were entrusted to the Caggiano Memorial Home in Montclair.