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Evelyn Smith

May 21, 1930 ~ September 1, 2018 (age 88)

Evelyn Smith, 88, of Edgington, Illinois died Saturday, September 1, 2018 at Avonlea Cottage, Milan.

Graveside services are 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 4th at Edgington Cemetery.  Memorials may be left for the family.  Dennison Funeral Home, Viola is handling arrangements.

Evelyn was born May 21, 1930 in Karnak, Illinois the daughter of Nettie McDonough Tapley.  On April 17, 1952, she married Ronald Smith in Metropolis, Illinois.  They were married until his death on May 6, 2001.  Evelyn was a homemaker and enjoyed bingo and bowling.

Survivors include her daughter:  Rhonda Spengler and her significant other, Vic Tomlinson; son:  Jeffrey Smith and his significant other, LeAnne Tyler, all of Sherrard, Illinois; grandchildren:  Addie Spengler, Shane & Cindy Spengler, Lena Smith and Zach & Janelle Smith and great grandchildren:  Hunter Spengler, Alexis Spengler, Ella Spengler and Evelyn Smith.

She was preceded in death by her mother, husband and brother:  Bobby Tapley.

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