Sandra Jean Smith, 73, of Georgetown, passed away at 11:40 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017, at Hawthorne Inn, Danville.
She was born Oct. 1, 1943, in Danville, the daughter of Eugene and Mildred (Rasset) Drews.
She was united in marriage to Carl D. Smith on April 14, 1962, until his passing on Sept. 18, 1999.
She will be missed by her daughters, Jamie (John) Powell of Danville, Faye (Bart) Atwood of Westville, and Susie (Don) Smith of Westville; her grandchildren, Alishia, Courtnie, Joshua, Mykel, Adam (Marlee), Shaniqua, Jonathon, Christopher, Noah, Stephanie and William; her great-grandchildren, Alexis, Ethan, Eli, Laylah, Liam, Reagan, Riley, Quinn and Aurelia; her sister, Collie Drews Chan; her sisters-in-law, Julie Powell, Barb (John) Blaufuss. Shelia (Mike) Woods; her many nephews and nieces; and her special friends, Florence and Carol, whom she really enjoyed visits from. She was preceded in death by her parents; her son, Carl W. Smith; and her sister, Sharon Drews.
Sandra enjoyed going to rummage sales, bowling and dancing. She also loved listening to country music.
Sandra cherished spending time with family. She will be missed by all who loved her. A special thank you to the staff at Hawthorne Inn who made the last few months of her life welcoming and enjoyable.
A celebration of Sandra's life will be 3-5 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19, at Sunset-Urbas Funeral Chapel, 414 S. State St., Westville. She will be laid to rest in Greenwood Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be given in her name to American Lung Association. Please join her family in sharing memories through her Tribute Wall at www.sunsetfuneralhome.com.
Published on September 15, 2017