Ann Smith, nee Leach, 68, Washington, passed away Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, in Creve Coeur.|
Ann, daughter of the late Clarence Leach and wife Sarah, nee Crafton, was born April 25, 1945, in Van Buren. She was of the Christian faith, and an active member of First Baptist Church, Villa Ridge.
Ann was preceded in death by one granddaughter, Cassie Gorman; parents, Clarence and Sarah Leach; and one sister, Joyce Peck.
She is survived by three sons, Ronald Smith and wife Ginger, High Ridge, John Smith, St. Louis, and Robert Smith and wife Ann, Pacific; two daughters, Kelly Biser and husband John, and Robin Gorman, all of Union; 11 grandchildren, Matthew, Adrienne, Audrey, Ryan, Tyler, Mariah, Josephine, Brooke, Delaney, Gabriel and Lucas; four great-grandchildren; one niece; two nephews; cousins; other relatives and many friends.
"Fear not; for I am with thee; be not dismayed; for I am thy God; I will strengthen thee; yea I will help thee; yea I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness." Isaiah 41:10
Visitation was held from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24, at Midlawn Funeral Home, Union.
A funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25, at the funeral home, with Pastor Roger Johnson officiating.
Interment was at Midlawn Memorial Gardens, Union.
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The Smith family was served by Midlawn Funeral Home, Union.
Published in The Missourian on Feb. 26, 2014