Sandra L. Smith, 80, of West Liberty, Ohio went to be with her Lord Jesus Christ Monday morning, April 19, 2021 at Green Hills Community in West Liberty.
Sandy was born in Springfield, Ohio July 13, 1940, to the late Frederick Paul and Ethel (Clark) Ward. She married Hollis C. Smith December 7, 1957 in Springfield and he preceded her in death June 3, 2012. She was also preceded in death by a son, Timothy P. Smith and a sister, Carolyn Trimble.
Sandy is survived by her sons, Hollis L. (Teresa L.) Smith of Zanesfield, Ohio and Michael K. (Debra A.) Smith of West Liberty; eight grandchildren, Jason, Adam and Bryan Smith, Kelsie (Chris) Ward, Jessica Smith, Amanda (Bill) Courant, Amber (Mike) Dalton and Andrea Smith; several great-grandchildren; two brothers, Gene (Janet) Ward and James (Sheila) Ward, both of Urbana, Ohio and a sister, Bonnie (Joe) Fansler of Enon, Ohio.
Sandy was a member of the Beacon Street First Church of Christ in Christian Union. She retired from Robbins & Myers where she worked thirty plus years as a machinist and quality control inspector. Sandy loved to play basketball, volleyball and baseball with the kids in the yard. She also enjoyed playing cards, camping and singing in the church choir.
Pastor Jeremy Sarver will officiate Sandy’s funeral Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. at the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home in West Liberty where visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Burial will be at the Vernon Asbury Cemetery east of Springfield. Due to the current pandemic orders, please be symptom-free, practice social distancing and wear a mask.
The staff of the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home in West Liberty is honored to serve the Smith family.