SMITH-PENICK Erica Lea Smith-Penick, age 50, was born on September 29, 1962 in Columbus, Ohio and passed away on October 30, 2012. A graduate of Independence High School and Ohio Barber College, 24 year former employee of Ohio State University
, and member of New Salem Baptist Church. Preceded in death by her husband Anthony R. Penick. Survived by son, Evan Penick; parents, Floyd (Betty) Smith and Aileen Haddock; sister, Connie (Tim) Underdown; step-sister, Ramona Spivey; brothers, Floyd (Frances) Smith, Mark (Darlene) Smith, and Jamey (Toni) Haddock; favorite uncle, Horace Johnston; true friend, Mary James; a host of nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends. Private Services were held on November 8, 2012. Condolences may be sent to C. D. WHITE & SON FUNERAL HOME, 1217 Mt. Vernon Ave., Columbus, Ohio 43203.