Carol J. Smith, 66, Shipshewana, died Monday, April 8, 2013 at her residence.
She was born April 13, 1946, in Hastings, Mich., to Claire and Maxine (Litchfield) Stahl.
She was a LPN and worked for the State of Michigan at the Veterans Hospital in Grand Rapids, Mich., until she retired. She was a member of Crossroads Baptist Church in Shipshewana.
She was married in October 1979, in Michigan, to James Smith. He survives.
Also surviving are two sons and daughters-in-law, James P. and Julie Brandt, Clarksville, Mich., and Scott J. and Christina Smith, Jupiter, Fla.; two daughters and one son-in-law, Julie and Jeff Meade, Battle Creek, Mich., and Jodi Banks, Grand Rapids, Mich.; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; one brother and sister-in-law, Kendall and Marvel Stahl, Mayfield, Ky.; and one sister and brother-in-law, Joy and Sam Holley, Hastings, Mich.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Memorial service will be held at a later date in Michigan.
Online condolences may be sent at www.carneyfrostfuneral home.com.
Carney-Frost Funeral Home in LaGrange is in charge of arrangements.