Donna Carol Smith, 79, went home to be with the Lord on Friday, March 17, surrounded by her family.
She was born in Virginia, graduating from Virginia High School class of 1955, and she attended Business School in Springfield.
Donna was preceded in death by her parents, William and Wilma Rossi, brother Henry “Butch” Rossi, and daughter Carrie Lynn Smith.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years James “Jim” Smith of St Augustine; children Jay Smith of Jacksonville, Fla., Virginia “Ginny” Smith and Gregg Smith, both of St. Augustine, Fla., and Katie Lane of Elkton, Fla.; 12 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Donna worked at Century 21 Real Estate as office manager for 21 years, rarely missing a day’s work. She loved to cruise and garden. She was so proud of her family. She never missed an opportunity to show them her love. Everyone that has ever met her has called her their own, Donna, Mom, Grandma and Friend, who will be greatly missed.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, March 25 at 10 a.m., Memorial Lutheran Church, 3375 US 1 South, St. Augustine, FL 32086 with the Reverend Tom McGawley officiating.
Flowers are gratefully declined, donations to the Memorial Lutheran Church Building Fund at above address.