Jane Smith

November 5, 1928May 1, 2018

LINCOLN, NEB. - Jane Owen Smith, age 89, formerly of Northport, Alabama and Gulf Breeze, Florida, passed away May 1, 2018 in Lincoln, Nebraska. The memorial service will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at First United Methodist Church Northport. Burial will follow in Williamson Cemetery, Northport with Reverend Mike Spivey officiating. She was preceded in death by parents, James W. and Clara Owen; daughter, Jan Webster; and brother, Charles Owen. She is survived by her son, Jeff Smith of Lincoln, Nebraska; brothers, James Owen, Foster and Bobbye Owen; and nephews and nieces. Mrs. Smith was born in Palos, Alabama and grew up in Northport, Alabama. She was a graduate of Tuscaloosa County High School and The University of Alabama. She was a former Elementary School teacher in Alabama and Florida. She also was a lifelong member of the United Methodist Church. In 1980, she moved to Lincoln, Nebraska where she resided the last 38 years. Memorials in lieu of flowers may be made to Northport First United Methodist Church or favorite charity. Arrangements are under the direction of Memory Chapel Funeral Home, a Dignity Memorial Provider.


  • Funeral Service Wednesday, May 9, 2018
  • Committal Service Wednesday, May 9, 2018

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