OBITUARY

Lydia Frances Smith

April 11, 1935August 28, 2021

Lydia Frances Smith, age 86, of Dayton, OH, passed away at Walnut Creek Nursing Home on Sat., Aug. 28, 2021. She was preceded in death by her parents, Spencer and Leona (Adams) Arrasmith; daughter, Jackie Smith of Xenia; 5 sisters and 2 brothers. She is survived by her daughters, Claudia S. (James B. Jr.) May of Kettering and Kimberly (Rick) Brown of Xenia; grandchildren, Monica Hagerman of Centerville, Michelle Kersey of Centerville, Rikky Wolfe of Xenia, Jeremy, Aaron and Ronica Brown, Amanda Tackett, Melissa Davidson and Jamie Caudell; 19 great-grandchildren; 5 great-great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews and devoted friend, "Cricket". Graveside service will take place at 1pm on Friday, Sept. 24, 2021 at Valley View Memorial Gardens, 170 N. Valley Rd., Xenia, OH 45385 with burial to immediately follow. A celebration of life will also be held on Set. Sept. 25, 2021at The Moose Lodge, 947 Cincinnati Ave., Xenia, OH 45385. All family and friends are welcome.

Services

24 September

Graveside Service

1:00 pm

Valley View Memorial Gardens

170 North Valley Road
Xenia, Ohio

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