OLD TOWN – Ruth Pauline “Polly” Smart, 88, died April 10, 2008, at The Meadows, Old Town. Born May 29, 1919, in Greenville, she was the daughter of Daniel and Ethel (Leith) Callahan. Polly graduated from Green-ville High School. She married Melvin Smart in Hampden, in 1948. She attended Alton United Methodist Church. Polly was predeceased her husband, Melvin, in 1978; her parents; three brothers and two sisters. She is survived by two daughters, Margaret “Peg” Smart and Nancy M. Parks; and a sister-in-law, Nora Smart. The family thanks the staff at The Meadows for their exceptional care of Polly. A graveside service will be held in the spring at Alton Cemetery at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted to Birmingham Funeral Home, 438 Main St., Old Town. Donations may be made in Polly’s memory to The Meadows, 110 Perkin Ave., Old Town, ME 04468.