Betsy Lou Smith, 94, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 11:04 A.M. September 1, 2019 at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. She was born April 1, 1925 in Simms, Illinois to Harry and Ruby (Crews) Smith.
Betsy is survived by her nieces, Susan Lucas of Cottage Hills, Illinois and Sarah Ryan and husband, Mike of Alton, Illinois; nephews, David Smith and wife, Lina of Charleston, Missouri and Tom Smith of Alton, Illinois; and great-nieces, Jamie Douglas of Auburn, Alabama and Jillian Phillips of Roxana, Illinois
In addition to her parents, Betsy was preceded in death by her brother, Mahlon Smith and nephew, Stephen Smith.
A Visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois. A Memorial Service will begin at 11:00 A.M. with Mr. Marty Mills officiating. In lieu of Betsy, memorials may be made to the Centralia Humane Society.