Pamela Gail Smith

Smith Pamela Gail Smith, age 50, departed this life Monday, August 19, 2013. She was an employee of Ohio Department of Job and Family Services for 18 years, until the time of her death. Pam lived life to the fullest, and enjoyed entertaining family and friends. She was preceded in death by her father Charles Smith, mother Catherine Smith, stepfather Leroy Turner, and sister Gloria Battles. She leaves to cherish her memory; her sisters, Shirley Burton, Charlotte (Larry) Phillips, Alice (Jeffrey) Smith; and brother, Terry (Erika) Smith; her lifetime companion of 17 years, Michael Neal; and special cousin, Dorothy McKay; and many nieces, nephews, and friends. Funeral services 2 p.m. Wednesday, August 28, 2013 in the chapel of DIEHL-WHITTAKER FUNERAL SERVICE, 720 E. Long St., Rev. Derrick Reeves, officiating. The family will receive friends at the mortuary Wednesday, 1 p.m. until the start of funeral services. To sign the online guestbook, please visit

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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Aug. 27, 2013