Donna Jean Smith

'Together Again'
Donna Jean Smith
77, of Navarre, Ohio, passed away, Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012 at Affinity Medical Center, following a long illness. Donna was born in Canton, Sept. 1, 1935, a daughter of the late Magdalene B (Lord) and Roy K Potter. She was a homemaker and loved to show ponies. She attended St. Martin Lutheran Church in Malvern.
Donna is survived by two daughters, Tami (Ernest K.) Asher, of East Sparta; Sharon (Henry) Smith, of Navarre; three sons Danny (Sue) Smith, of Massillon; Kevin (Becky) Smith, of Cocoa, Fla.; Kelly (Tonya) Smith, of East Canton; 15 grandchildren and 15 great- grandchildren; a sister, Darlene Paskett, of North Canton. She is preceded in death by her husband Neal A Smith, brother Gerald Potter, and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at St. Martin Lutheran Church, Malvern, at 11 a. m. on Monday, Nov. 26, 2012 with Rev. A. Wallace Anderson officiating. Calling Hours will be held Sunday 6-8 p.m. at the Deckman- Bartley Funeral Home, Malvern. Memorial contributions may be made to the family to help defray funeral expenses. Friends may express condolences online at our website:

Funeral Home

Deckman-Bartley Funeral Home - Malvern
434 West Main Street  Malvern, OH 44644
(330) 863-0441

Published in The Repository on Nov. 23, 2012