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Fern Smith

Fern A. Smith, 84, died Nov. 25 at Mercy Hospital, Moundridge.

Born March 5, 1925, in Isabella, Okla., she married Ellis V. Smith, March 10, 1946 in Fairview, Okla. He died Feb. 5, 2008.

She was a member of Eden Mennonite Church, Burns.

Her parents; a sister, Malvina Hertyfeld; and three brothers, Tobe, John, and Delmer Johnson preceded her in death.

Survivors include two sons, Norman of Potwin and Randall of Newton; two daughters, Gloria Haire of Middlebury, Pa., and Beverly Smith of Newton; two sisters, Florence Johnson of Galva and Joyce Davis of Newton; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Services were Monday morning at Eden Mennonite Church in Burns.

Last modified Dec. 3, 2009