|Birth: ||Sep. 6, 1940|
|Death: ||Sep. 19, 2012|
Joan Marie Smith, of Tama, was 72 years old.
Father: Walter Curson
Mother: Ethel (nee Jensen)
Husband: Vernon Smith m: 1967
Sons: Jeffri & Camron
Daughters: Teri, Vicki, & Diana
Step-children: Clarence, Jean, & Marvin
Joan graduated from Marshalltown High School. On March 2, 1967, she was united in marriage to Vernon Smith in Marshalltown. Joan enjoyed reading, beadwork, listening to Blue Grass music, playing Bingo, and wintering in Florida.
Preceding her in death were her parents, one son, Jeffri Lyle Batesole, and a step-son, Clarence Ritts.
At the time of her death, Joan was grandmother to 19 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren, as well as aunt to numerous nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Graveside Service was held September 24, 2012 at the Grandview Cemetery in rural Tama. A gathering followed at the Tama American Legion.
GPS (lat/lon): 41.90556, -92.55271
Created by: Kate Sutherland
Record added: Oct 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99119979