Debra A. Smith
Debra A. Smith, 57, of Industry, died at 1:20 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2009, at her home.
She was born Nov. 21, 1951, in Macomb, to Rex and Ardella (Clark) Hodges. She married H. Kent Smith on March 24, 1972, in Colchester. He preceded her in death May 8, 2007.
She was also preceded in death by her father.
She is survived by her mother of Colchester; one son, Michael K. Smith, Macomb; one daughter, Jennifer (Ryan) Plate, Adair; two grandchildren, Rylan and Emileigh Plate; one brother, Kevin (Connie) Hodges, Cuba; two sisters, Janet Erbsen and Melissa (Brad) Herron, Colchester; father and mother in-law Harvey and Marge Smith, Tennessee; and one brother in-law, Rodney Smith, Quincy.
She was a member of Industry United Methodist Church, where she was a trustee of the church. She was a cook for the Schuyler Industry School District.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 28, 2009, at Jones Mortuary, Colchester, with the Rev. Bob Green officiating.
Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 27, 2009, at the funeral home, where friends may sign the guest book after 11 a.m.
Burial will be in the Industry Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the McDonough County Animal Shelter or Schuyler Industry School.