Deanna Kay Smith, age 52 of Lima, died at 2:09 a.m., Wednesday, December 26, at St. Rita’s Medical Center. She was born February 12, 1960 in Lima, Ohio to the late Lawrence B. and Marcella Palmer Seaman. On March 25, 1978 she married Billie Gene Smith, who survives in Lima.
Mrs. Smith was a homemaker, who enjoyed working in the garden with her plants and flowers. She loved children and animals, and her biggest pleasure was spending time with family.
She is survived by 4 brothers – Carl (Veronica) Hinton of AZ; Larry (Koneta) Seaman of AZ; Keith (Lisa) Seaman of Lima; Joe Sherman of Lima; 3 sisters – Jane Groves of CA; Sue Brown of CA; and Grace (Mark) Lugibil of Lima; and a mother-in-law – Etta Mae Smith of Lima.
She was preceded in death by a sister – Marlene A. Owsley.
Funeral services will begin 11:00 a.m., Monday, December 31, 2012 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. Rev. Dennis Hunter will officiate. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery, Lima.
The family will receive friends from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Monday at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the funeral home to help defray cost.
Date: Monday, December 31, 2012
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am