Genevieve L. Smith, 96, passed away on Oct. 4, 2017
Genevieve L. Smith, 96, passed away on Oct. 4, 2017, at Homestead of El Dorado.
Her family will gather with friends for a graveside service at 11 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 6, 2017, at Sunset Lawns Cemetery.
Genevieve was born on Dec. 14, 1920, in El Dorado, the daughter of Lew R. and Dorothy (Roberts) McKinzie. Genevieve is a 1938 graduate of El Dorado High School. She was united in marriage to Virgil “Smitty” Smith on Aug. 11, 1953 in Detroit, Mich. Genevieve worked outside the home for Boeing, but ultimately was a homemaker. She loved being around her family, she loved her tool and could literally fix anything.
Her loving family includes: her children, Debbie (Kevin) Belknap of Wichita, and Kay Zang of El Dorado; grandchildren, Tammy (Mark) Dewey, Jennifer (Stephen) Loyd, Kelsie Belknap, Cody Belknap, and Jana (Pedro) Gordillo; several great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; sister in law, Irene McKinzie.
She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter Dorothy Woods, and her husband Virgil “Smitty”.
Memorial contributions in her name may be directed to Homestead of El Dorado Activity Fund. Please sign her online guestbook and leave a memory of Genevieve at www.carlsonkirbymorris.com.