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Evelyn V. Smith

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Evelyn V. Smith Obituary
Evelyn V. Smith


Evelyn V. Smith, 95, passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at her residence at Shirley's Retirement Home in Indianola. She was born September 11, 1917 in Des Moines to Harrison and Dora Piper.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, July 21, 2013 at Hamilton's Funeral Home, 605 Lyon Street, Des Moines. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, July 22 at Sunshine Open Bible Tabernacle, 2130 Easton Boulevard. Burial will follow at Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery.

Evelyn is survived by her son, Jim (Becky) Smith; grandchildren, Ted (Joy) Smith, Larry (Carrie) Smith and Ted (Annette) Reeves; and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Darl Smith; twin sister, Blanche Piper; brothers, Raymond, Earl, Edgar and Nelson; and great-granddaughter, Jessica Smith.

A very special thank you to Shirley Baker and her staff for their loving care of Evelyn. Their compassion went above and beyond the typical care and made the last ten years of her life the best they could be.

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Published in Des Moines Register from July 19 to July 21, 2013
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