Nancy J. Smith, 84, of Elwood, passed away peacefully on Friday, June 25, 2021, surrounded by her loving family.
Nancy was born in Fairmount, Ind. on June 3, 1937. She was the daughter of the late Harry and Ima (Gilbreath) Bush.
On July 24, 1971, she married Charles J. Smith and they shared 43 years of marriage together.
Nancy graduated from Fairmount High School in 1956.
She retired in 1997, from RCA in Marion. She was a faithful member of the Omega Christian Church and the Eastern Star.
She enjoyed tending to her garden, flowers and reading the Bible. She loved spending time with family and friends.
Nancy is survived by her special family and friends, Sonny (Marion) Smith of Claremore, Okla. and Joan Witham of Anderson; brother, Bruce (Stormi) Bush of Highland, Ind.; good friends and caregivers, Chris (Pat) Juday and Michael (Becky) Juday of Elwood; several loving grandchildren, great- grandchildren, great-great grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
Nancy was preceded in death by her parents and husband; and a brother, Bert Bush.
Funeral service celebrating Nancy’s life and an Eastern Star memorial service will begin at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 30, 2021, at Dunnichay Funeral Home in Elwood with Pastor Neal Brown officiating. Burial will follow in the Elwood Cemetery.
Visitation will be Wednes-day, June 30, 2021, from noon to 2 p.m. at Dunnichay Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Omega Christian Church.
Online condolences can be given at www.dunnichayfuneralhome.com