Roxie M. Smith, 96, of Frankfort, died October 14, 2019 at Wesley Manor. She was born April 8, 1923 in Boone County, Ind. to Ralph & Jocie M. (Howard) Hoffman. She married Herbert J. Smith on December 10, 1941 and he preceded her in death April 19, 2004.
Mrs. Smith was a 1941 graduate of Jackson Township High School and was a lifelong Clinton County resident. A homemaker, she also worked at Freedman’s Department Store and made airplane turrets during WWII. She formerly attended Scotland Christian Church and the First Evangelical Presbyterian Church. She was a Pink Lady volunteer at the Clinton County Hospital, enjoyed camping at Old Mill Run Campground and was an avid Pacer, Colts and Butler fan.
Visitation and Services
Visitation will be 9-10:30 a.m. Saturday, October 19, 2019 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort. Funeral Celebration will begin at 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park. Memorial donations may be made to Special Olympics of Indiana or Riley Hospital, envelopes will be available.
2 Daughters: Sandra K. (Ron) Smith of Brownsburg, IN, Diana J. (Mike) Kelley of Frankfort, IN, 2 Sons: James C. Smith of Boca Raton, FL, Gordon R. (Terri) Smith of Cicero, IN, 9 Grandchildren, 20 Great Grandchildren, 1 Great Grandchild due in 2 weeks and 2 Great Great Grandchildren .
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a great grandson, Luke, five brothers and 2 sisters.