|Birth: ||Feb. 16, 1975|
|Death: ||Sep. 28, 2008|
Cara Lynn (Alley) Smith, age 33, of Indianapolis, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, September 28, 2008 at St. Francis Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born February 16, 1975 in New Castle, the daughter of Donny and Sherry (Charlton) Alley.
A 1993 graduate of New Castle Chrysler High School, Cara also graduated with a bachelors degree in general studies from IUPI and was pursuing a 2nd degree in Health Administration/Information. She enjoyed digital photography, scrap booking and previously attended Foursquare Gospel Church. She was a dedicated mother who loved spending time with her children and family activities.
In addition to her parents, she is survived by her husband, Chris Smith of Indianapolis; two sons: Carson Matthew and Carter Michael Smith both of Indianapolis; a sister, Heather (Jake) (Alley) Selph of Papillion, NE; maternal grandmother, Eileen Charlton of NC; her mother and father in-law: Tim and Caroline Smith of Jackson, TN; her husband's grandparents: Bill and Beverly Bertram of Muncie; sister-in-laws: Jessica (Jonathan) Newton of Medon, TN and Jennifer (Brian) Hopper of Jackson, TN; brother-in-law, Mark Wilson of Danville, KY; nephews: Bradley and Zachary Selph of Papillion, NE and Timothy Newton of Medon, TN; aunts: Lila (Dale) DeHart, Theresa Alley, Rosalie (Danny) Earnest and Syvella Alley all of NC and Becky Ashbaugh of Muncie; uncles: Steven (Sue) Charlton of Columbus, IN, Bill (Marilyn) Charlton of Indianapolis and Ned (Joann) Alley of NC; and several cousins.
Cara was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, Richard Charlton; paternal grandparents: Clarence and Catherine Alley; and uncles: Joe Alley, James Alley and Douglas E. Smith.
Services will be at 11:00 a.m. Friday, October 3, 2008 at Hinsey-Brown Funeral Service in New Castle with Pastor Charles McDonald officiating. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, October 2, 2008. Burial will be in South Mound Cemetery/West Lawn Addition.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Carson & Carter Smith Scholarship Fund c/o Main Source Bank.
Sheryl J. Charlton Alley (1951 - 2009)
South Mound Cemetery
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