Louise Smith, 95, of Nokomis, IL, passed away on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 5:47 p.m. at Nokomis Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Nokomis.
She was born March 29, 1918 in Taylorville, IL, the daughter of Elmer and Winnie Olinger Babbs. She married Clifford Smith in January of 1938 in Stonington, IL and he later preceded her in death on December 7, 1999. She retired from Nokomis Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and was a house wife.
She is survived by her sons: James (Betty) Smith of Oconee, Wendell (Jane) Smith of Ohlman, IL, Richard (Judy) Smith of Nokomis, IL, Carl (Darline) Smith of Ogden, UT and Robert (Paula) Smith of Pana, IL; daughters, Pam (Robert) Thull of Independence, MO and Sharon (Rex) Warren of Petersburg, IL; 22 grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; five step-great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son Joseph, daughter Patricia Ann, great-grandsons, Garett Smith, Danny Smith and Carson McKay, great-great-granddaughter Ruth Jones, and six brothers.
Funeral services will be held Monday, July 29, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. at Sutton Funeral Home in Nokomis with Father Dan Willenborg officiating. Burial will be in St. Maurice Cemetery in Morrisonville, IL. Visitation will be held Sunday, July 28, 2013 from 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. at Sutton Funeral Home in Nokomis.
Arrangements by Sutton Funeral Home in Nokomis. Sign the on-line guest book at www.suttonmemorialhome.com.