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1 of 15 | Posted by: Jim Mackey - Mentor, OH

“Betty was one of the kindest people I have ever known. Always a smile and a kind word for everyone she came in contact with. You are all in my...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Jessica (West) Pavlik - Navarre, OH

“We have such fond memories of Betty and our time at the Thompson United Methodist Church. Betty always had a kind word and smile for everyone who...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Dave and TaJuana West - Navarre, OH

“So sorry for your loss... Your Mom was a very special person!! Love and Prayers! Susie Locher-Nelson ”
4 of 15 | Posted by: Susan Lcoher-Nelson - Dexter, ME

“Skip, Deb, and Sherrie,I am so very sorry for your loss. You are in my prayers.Brenda Sharrock-Schmitt ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“Betty was a great woman who was loved by us all. We will mis her! Love to you all!Josh, Angie & Joey Fairbanks ”
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“JayI'm so sorry for the loss of grandma. I will miss her. I miss and love you. I will see you soon. ”
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“JayI'm so sorry. I miss and love you ”
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“Our deepest condolences.Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.Hooch and Deb ”
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“Cherrie, Debbie and Skip, Take comfort in knowing that you have a Very Special Guardian Angel to watch over your Family. ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: Bob and Denise Heller - Rociada, NM

“We are thinking of you all and send our prayers. We are so glad that we were able to know your mother, she was a wonderful person and touched a lot...Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: Sue & Don Petrovich

“Cherrie, Debbie & SkipTake comfort in knowing you have a very Special Guardian Angel to watch over your family. ”
12 of 15 | Posted by: Bob and Denise Heller - Rociada, NM

“my thoughts & prayers are with you all... ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: jeannie mars - geneva, OH

“Brad and I send you our deepest condolences Cherrie. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers! ”
14 of 15 | Posted by: Lynn Nicholson - Rock Creek, OH

“Skip, Debbie,& Cherrie........Remembering the family get-together's at Grandma's. She is now with Jesus & no longer in pain. We pray for your...Read More »
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Betty L. Smith, Age 77, resident of Thompson, Ohio since 1958, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Monday, November 5, 2012 after a hard fought battle with cancer.

Born August 31, 1935 in Marietta to Louise (Nutter) & Martin Glenn Patterson; married Paul Smith, Sr. in Marietta, Ohio on November 21, 1954.

Betty was Personnel Manager for R. W. Sidley from 1962-1982 and was secretary at Thompson United Methodist Church for 15 years.

She was a member of Thompson United Methodist Church where she was active in United Methodist Women's Group, both at local and district and was a licensed lay speaker in the United Methodist Church. She served at McCurdy Methodist Mission School in Espinola, NM. Former member, secretary and membership chairman of ABWA. She was also a former member of American Society of Personnel Administrators and had worked at the Madison YMCA. She will be loved and missed dearly by many.

She is survived by daughters, Debbie Cowger of Thompson
Cherrie (Bob) Kinney of Geneva
Son Paul (Sandy) Smith, Jr. of Roaming Shores
Grandsons Brian (Crystal) Smith, Jason (Beth) Smith, Nicholas (Natalie)
Smith, Adam Smith, Bobby (Sara) Kinney, Sean Smith
4 Great-Grandchildren
Sister Crystal Ullum of Williamstown, WV
Aunt Ruth Cox of Marietta, OH

She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Smith, Sr., and her parents.

Friends will be received 2-4 & 7-9 PM, Thursday, November 8, 2012, at The Behm Family Funeral Home, 26 River Street, Madison, Ohio.

Funeral Service will be 11:00 AM, Friday, November 9, 2012, at Thompson United Methodist Church, 6758 Madison Rd., Thompson, Ohio.

Final Resting Place will be at Maple Grove Cemetery in Thompson.