|Birth: ||Mar. 24, 1928|
|Death: ||Jan. 1, 2010|
Obituary: Longtime Fox Creek resident Barbara Bertha Smith, 81, died January 1, 2010 at her home in Fox Creek under hospice care.
Barbara was born March 24, 1928 in Romeo, Colorado the daughter of Wheeler and Bertha Mae Edwards Hicks. She married her husband of 64 years, George Carlyle "Smitty" Smith on December 3, 1946 and their marriage was sealed for all time and eternity in the Mesa Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on May 10, 1968.
Barbara owned and operated the Conejos Canyon Inn for many years with her husband. She was very active in the church and fulfilled many callings throughout the years. Her hobbies were painting, interior decorating, socializing, and playing cards. Barbara was known to be very meticulous and had a knack for accessorizing so everything would match.
She is survived by her husband Carlyle of the family home; her children: Marilyn Kaye (Freddy, Jr.) Winters of Romeo, Pamela Kaye (Tom) Stewart of Sanford, and Tammy Sue (Wayne "Butch", Jr.) Crowther of Sanford; as well as seven grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.
Her parents, her sister Gloria Lorraine Baker, and her brother Harold Hicks all preceded her in death.
A visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Monday, January 4, 2010 at the Rogers Family Mortuary in Manassa, and from 12-12:45 p.m. Tuesday, January 5, 2010 at the Fox Creek Branch of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. A Funeral Service will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday, January 5 at the Fox Creek Branch LDS Church. Interment will follow services in the Fox Creek Cemetery. Contributions are suggested to Hospice del Valle and may be made through the funeral home office.
Rogers Family Mortuary of Manassa is in care of the arrangements.
George Carlyle Smith (1928 - 2016)*
Fox Creek Cemetery
Created by: Lee Lee
Record added: Jan 08, 2010
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