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Susan Lee Smith

Susan Lee Smith, age 77 of Sturgeon, formerly of Linn, passed away Monday January 24, 2022, at her residence.

Susan was born September 6, 1944, in Hermann, a daughter to the late Arthur Lee and Elsie Odessa (Blackwell) Helmers.

Susan attended Hermann Public Schools.

On October 5, 1961, she was united in marriage to Roy L. Smith in Montgomery City. He survives of their home in Sturgeon.

Susan was employed at Chesbrough/Ponds (Unilever) in Jefferson City for 25 years.

She enjoyed playing Canasta, traveling, hosting parties, and spending time outside on her deck.

In addition to her spouse of 60 years, she is survived by: one son, Brian L. Smith of New Haven; one daughter, Tracy R. (Stephen) Perkins of Sturgeon; four grandchildren, Jessie Smith, Josh Smith, Heaven R. Moore and Dalton R.C. Perkins; and two great grandchildren, Xander Moore and Colt Moore.

In keeping with Susan’s wishes she will be cremated, and no services are planned.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Ronald McDonald House of Columbia or Central Missouri Humane Society in Columbia.

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A candle was lit in memory of Susan Smith

Ronda Sinclair Jan 27 2022 4:54 AM

Roy so sorry for your loss. Prayers of comfort for you & your family. Love Micky & Linda Roettgen.

Micky Roettgen Jan 26 2022 11:44 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Susan Smith

Michele McCleary-Harkavy Jan 26 2022 11:05 PM

You are in are thoughts and prayers!

Laren & Donna Haslag Jan 26 2022 10:48 AM

Roy, We are deeply saddened to hear of your loss of Susan. She was a beautiful lady, full of life. She will be missed by so many. Fly high Susan and rest in peace 🕊️

Charlene & Sylvester Kixmiller Jan 26 2022 9:54 AM

So sorry to hear of your loss! Susan was a beautiful person inside and out. She will be welcomed home by many friends. I can only imagine the party they are having!

Cathy McCuskey Jan 26 2022 6:40 AM

Roy, We were so sorry to hear of Susan's passing. We think of you whenever we pass your house. Don and Christy Brandt

Don and Christy Brandt Jan 25 2022 11:18 PM

You two were the best Roy. God bless you and your family.

Rick Latall Jan 25 2022 10:51 PM

My sympathy to you Roy and your family. Susan and I were friends from early age up.
Keeping you in my prayers.

Sandy Gruebbeling Jan 25 2022 9:46 PM

Was saddened to see Susan had passed away. We shared many good times together. A beautiful soul resting now in Heaven. My love to Roy and family. Lois Schwartz

Lois Schwartz Jan 25 2022 8:56 PM

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