Samantha Jo Smith

May 15, 2018

Samantha Jo Smith, 29, of Frankfort died May 15, 2018 unexpectedly in Frankfort.  Born May 8, 1989 in Frankfort to Greg and Julie (Ramsey) Smith. Sam lived in Clinton County her entire life.  She attended Clinton Prairie.  She was a former 4-H member.  Sam loved her two boys and had a soft spot in her heart for helping others.

Memorial donations may be made to the Overdose Awareness Prevention in care of Goodwin Funeral Home, envelopes will be available.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be 1-4 p.m. Sunday, May 20, 2018 at Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort.  A funeral service will be held at 4 p.m. at the funeral home.  Burial will be at 11 a.m. Monday, May 21, 2018 at Green Lawn Memorial Park.

Survived by:

Surviving are her parents:  Greg and Julie Smith of rural Frankfort;  grandmother:  Rosie Merrill Ramsey of Frankfort;  sons:  Aiden Adkins of Frankfort and Ryder Adkins of Frankfort;  sisters:  Keisha (Casey) Dillon of West Lafayette and Toni Giles of West Lafayette;  brother:  Ramsey (Kyle Ann) Smith of West Lafayette;  nieces and nephews:  Keon, Kiara, Cailix, Addison, Ava, Harper, Jaelyn, Jace, and Camryn, as well as numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins,

Preceded by:

She was preceded in death by her grandparents:  William E. Ramsey and Jim & Dorothy (Vonderahe) Smith and her aunt Karen L. Smith.


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30 Condolences for “Samantha Jo Smith”

  1. Mary Kay Baker May 16, 2018 at 7:23 pm

    Dear Greg and Julie,
    Our hearts ache for you and your family. Please give Ryder a hug from his preschool teacher friends and let him know we are all praying for you and your family. I am so sorry!

  2. Carol and Kevin Hamilton May 16, 2018 at 7:43 pm

    Julie and family,
    My heart is aching for all of you. I can remember Samantha at the games when Keisha was a cheerleader. Hugs and prayers.

  3. Trisha Gleason May 16, 2018 at 8:42 pm

    Julie and Greg, so sorry for your loss. Your family is in my prayers.

  4. Marshall P Miner May 16, 2018 at 9:34 pm

    Greg and Julie so sorry for your loss, please accept my deepest condolences.
    Marshall Miner

  5. Marsha Nance May 16, 2018 at 9:40 pm

    We are so sad to learn of your loss. Our heartfelt condolences go out to your family. Sending hugs and prayers to everyone. Love Rick and Marsha Nance.

  6. Steve and Glenda Clossin May 16, 2018 at 9:49 pm

    Greg, Julie and family, Our hearts break for you. Prayers

  7. Shannon Busch May 16, 2018 at 10:04 pm

    I am so sorry for your loss Greg and Julie, you are in my thoughts and prayers.

  8. Diane Niemann May 16, 2018 at 10:50 pm

    I remember working with her when she worked at the Tech Group. I am so sorry Greg and Julie.

  9. Trace McGarey May 17, 2018 at 7:03 am

    I am sorry to learn of Samantha’s passing. I did not know Samantha but went to high school with her mother, Julie Ramsey, and her uncle, Robert Ramsey, and neighbors of theirs for many years. My condolences to Samantha’s entire family and God’s blessings on you over the next few days as you prepare to say goodbye and send her home.

    Trace McGarey
    Neighbor, Route 5
    CPHS Class of 1980

  10. Janna Willaman Petty May 17, 2018 at 7:48 am

    Greg I am so sorry for your loss, you and your family will be in my prayers.

  11. Jane Werner May 17, 2018 at 8:18 am

    Julie and Greg, So sorry for your loss. Please accept my sincere condolences. You and your family will be in my thoughts and Prayers. Jane Kinslow Werner

  12. Kathy Cottrell May 17, 2018 at 9:22 am

    I am terribly sorry for the loss of Sam. She was a very sweet young woman. I know she had her struggles, but loved you all very much. Hugs and positive thoughts sent to you all. Make sure the two boys know how much she loved them. Again sorry for the loss.

  13. Terry and Cris Randall May 17, 2018 at 10:00 am

    Thoughts and prayers for you all during this difficult time…May God, family and friends be with you. Terry and Cris

  14. Renee Sims May 17, 2018 at 10:41 am

    Greg , Julie and boys. I am so so sorry for the loss of Sam. She will be miss but she is also now at peace. Time will heal the pain. Always remember the good times.

  15. Sharon Maish May 17, 2018 at 11:53 am

    So sorry for the loss of Samantha, prayers going out to her family.

  16. Jerry Stinson May 17, 2018 at 12:51 pm

    Greg & Julie, so sorry to hear about this. If there is anything you need let me know.

  17. Dawn Barker May 17, 2018 at 2:17 pm

    Sam was one of my best friends when we were teenagers. We did everything together including getting in trouble! My prayers go out to Julie, Greg and the rest of the family. She will be missed. I am going to miss her laughs and giggles. I’m so sorry for your loss. Rest in peace angel.

  18. Barb Weiler May 17, 2018 at 5:02 pm

    I am heartbroken for you and your family. You are in my prayers.
    Love you. Barb Weiler

  19. Bill & Cathy Smith May 17, 2018 at 10:02 pm

    Greg , Julie and the family. We are are so sorry of the news of Samantha. Our thoughts and prayers be with you and the family during this challenging times.

  20. Leslie May 17, 2018 at 10:42 pm

    Our deepest sympathy to the entire Smith & Ramsey families. Please know that you all are in our thoughts and prayers.
    Charley & Leslie Robison

  21. Tim. Myers May 18, 2018 at 6:30 am

    Greg and Julie, our hearts with you and your family. Way to early for Sam to leave this earth. Can’t imagine how painful this is for all of you. RIP Sam !!

    • Judy Landes May 18, 2018 at 12:21 pm

      I’m so sorry for your loss. Your in my thoughts and prayers.

  22. Candice Guffy May 18, 2018 at 12:38 pm

    So very sorry to hear of Sam’s passing. She had such a beautiful soul. May the kindness and empathy that she possessed carry on in her children. It was my pleasure to have known such a sweet woman. May God be with you all.

  23. Bob and Cindy Keyes May 18, 2018 at 2:46 pm

    Julie, Greg and family, We are so so sorry for such a terrible loss. I remember what a sweet girl, Sam always was. She will be missed by so many. May God give you His perfect peace and comfort now and always. We will continue to pray for all!

  24. Nicki Stillings May 18, 2018 at 3:05 pm

    This is such a shock after just talking with you, Greg. I have lots of good memories of all the Smith family and I am sorry to learn of her unexpected death. Please know that you have my heartfelt sympathy.

  25. Susan Boldt Richey May 18, 2018 at 7:19 pm

    Greg, Julie and family,
    I am so sorry to hear this about Samantha. My heart goes out to you. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

  26. Lisa Merritt May 19, 2018 at 7:54 am

    Dear Cousin Greg and family, our hearts ache for all of you and pray for peace and comfort that your daughter is now in a better place. Sending our love and condolences, Lisa(Alchermes) Merritt and family

  27. jeff martin May 20, 2018 at 1:18 pm

    Greg & Julie …..My heart goes out to you and the entire family, so sadden to hear of Sam’s passing! Hope you are able to take comfort in knowing that she is now in a peaceful place! Love you guys, please let me know if there is anything i can do for you!

  28. Tanny Irwin May 20, 2018 at 6:37 pm

    Greg and Julie and family… Cannot even imagine what you are going through. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Love Rick & Tanny Irwin

  29. Gordon and Linda Gilmore May 20, 2018 at 8:06 pm

    Dear Greg and Julie, Our hearts are broken for you. We are keeping you and your family in our thoughts and prayers. We know there are no words to describe how you are feeling, just know we are thinking of you and keeping you in our hearts at this difficult time.

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