Beverly A. Blanton-Smith 1941-2020 passed away December 16, 2020 after a long illness. She was born in Gary, IN to Paul and Ruby Blanton. She was a teacher who retired from Mizpah Seventh-day Adventist Academy after 25 years. She was a graduate of the 1959 Class of Froebel High School and she received her BS and MS Ed. from Andrews University. She was an avid singer and Sabbath School teacher at Mizpah SDA Church for over 70 years. She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Donnell L Smith, sons, Sheridan (Pamela) Smith of Gary and Peter (Bonny) Smith of Idaho and her 6 grandsons and 1 granddaughter and her brother, William (Adrienne) Blanton and a host of other relatives and friends. Visitation Wednesday December 23, 2020 from 9-10: 30a.m at the Mizpah 7th Day Adventist Church. Funeral Services are private. Interment Oak Hill Cemetery.
Published by Post-Tribune on Dec. 22, 2020.