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Irene (Tolson) Smith

Born: Thu., Mar. 29, 1928
Died: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019


3:00 PM to 6:00 PM, Sun., Feb. 10, 2019
Location: Braman and Bailey Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Mon., Feb. 11, 2019
Location: Braman and Bailey Funeral Home

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Irene Smith, 90 years old of Winamac, IN, passed away peacefully Thursday, February 7, 2019 in Pulaski Health Care Center with family by her side.

She was born Thursday, March 29, 1928 in Carver, KY, Daughter of the late Roy M Tolson and the late Ethel (Mullens) Tolson. On January 7, 1947, she married Henry (Cartis) Smith who proceeded her in death on December 30, 1996.

Irene was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church and loved to sing gospel music. She also loved to cook and enjoyed spending time with her family. She enjoyed eating out and the time she spent gardening.

She was a Home Maker who knew the strenth in family.

Surviving are Son & Daughter-in-Law, Ernest (Lois) Smith of Monterey, IN, Daughter, Jo Anne Carlson of Kokomo, IN, Daughter & Son-in-Law, Doris J (Ken) Weppler of Winamac, IN, Daughter & Son-in-Law, Lesa (Marshall) Thomas of Winamac, IN, Daughter & Son-in-Law, Connie S (Keith) Bailey of Monterey, IN, Daughter-in-Law, Peggy Smith of Knox, IN, 12 Grandchildren, 21 Great-Grandchildren, 2 Great-Great Grandchildren, Brother, Jerry (Karen) Tolson of Knox, IN, Brother, Henry C (Jeanette) Tolson of North Judson, IN, sister Emogene Aiman of North Judson, IN.

She was preceded in death by her father Roy and mother Ethel; her sons R.C. Smith and Stevie Smith; her daughter Betty Marie Smith; Sisters Betty Wilcox, Ida Craft, and Frankie Smith; and brother Truman Tolson.

Friends will be received 3 to 6 PM CST Sunday, February 10, 2019 at the Braman & Bailey Funeral Home, North Judson, Indiana.

Services will be held at Braman & Bailey Funeral Home, Monday, February 11, 2019 at 11 AM CST with Rev Hager Tolson and Brian Pinson officiating.

Interment will follow in the Highland Cemetery, North Judson, IN 46366.

Memorials may be made to the Donor's Choice.


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