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Roxanne Dawn "Rox" Smith

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Roxanne Dawn "Rox" Smith Obituary
Roxanne Dawn Smith


AGE: 61 • Lincoln University, PA

Roxanne Dawn Smith, age 61, of Lincoln University, PA, passed away on Tuesday, July 4, 2017.

Roxanne was born in Wilmington, DE on January 12, 1956, and was the daughter of Robert L. Fix and Christine A. (Mull) Fix. In addition to caring for her family, she made her career as a project manager with Bank of America in Newark.

Roxanne was a devoted wife, loving mother and adoring grandmother. She was a nurturing soul and always put the needs of others before her own. Roxanne had a passion for music and was a talented vocalist. She along with her husband, Byron, performed together in the band, "Sparx" in the early 1980's. She will be very dearly missed by all.

Roxanne was preceded in death by her father, Robert. She is survived by her husband of 43 years, Byron A. Smith; mother, Christine A. Fix of Lincoln University, PA; children, Daniel E. Smith (Elise) and Valerie C. Litchford (Ricky), all of Elkton, MD; and grandson, RJ Litchford.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 9:30 am until 11:30 am on Wednesday morning, July 12, 2017, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 11:30 am. Interment will follow in New London Presbyterian Church Cemetery, New London Road, New London Township, PA .

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Roxanne's memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America, 322 8th Avenue, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001 or by visiting:

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Published in The News Journal on July 9, 2017
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