Lillian M. Smith

Lillian M. Smith, age 76 of New Douglas, IL formerly of Collinsville, IL born February 14, 1939 in St. Louis, MO, passed away at 1:39 pm on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at Trinity Medical Center in Rock Island, IL.

Lillian retired from Value City in Collinsville and also worked at the Grandpa’s store and Martha Manning dress factory. She enjoyed sewing, crafting, shopping, gardening and traveling. She loved spending time with her family.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Leonard and Lois nee Pottinger Hubbard; a son, William Robert “B-Bob” Canaday; and a brother, James Walter Hubbard.

She is survived by her spouse, Lawrence “Doug” Smith; a son, Michael (Debbie Mason) Canaday of Collinsville, IL; three daughters: Debbie Morein of Belleville, IL and Melinda (Daniel) Long of New Douglas, IL and Sheila Smith of New Douglas, IL; 8 grandchildren: Justin Buzick, Hope Morein, Doug and Jacob Mims, Danielle (Ronny) Harper, Austin and Kayla Canaday, and Chance Denbow; and five great grandchildren: Austin Buzick, Tyson and Douglas Mims, Alayna Canaday, and Kaiden Allgire.

Memorial visitation will be from 3:30pm to 5:00pm on Tuesday May 19, 2015 at Lifeline Fellowship, 702 N. Main Street, Sorento, IL.

Memorial service will be at 5:00pm on Tuesday May 19, 2015 at church, with Rev. Troy Huffman officiating. There will be a dinner following the service.

Memorials may be made to Lifeline Fellowship, 702 N. Main Street, Sorento, IL  62086.

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