Judith Lea Smith
Judith Lea Smith, 86, of Springville, passed away at her residence on Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019.
Born July 2, 1933, in Kokomo, she was the daughter of Mabel Merle (Clark) Ironmonger.
She was an administrative assistant at Indiana University and also worked for the Eastern-Greene Branch of the Greene County Library. She was a member of the Cincinnati Christian Church and CWF with the church. She loved farm life, counting cows and sitting on the front porch. She enjoyed reading, sewing and traveling when she could get away from the farm. Her favorite thing to do was spend time with her family.
Surviving relatives include: her daughters, Jeri Mae Whaley (Don), of Springville, and Jayne Lea Scott (Raymond), of Bloomfield; her grandchildren, D. Jerrod Whaley, of Bloomington, J. Heath Whaley, of Springville, Alysia McIntosh (Josh), of Bloomfield, and Austin Scott (Sierra), of Bloomfield; great-grandchildren, Nicholas Whaley, Mazie Jayne McIntosh, Joel Whaley and Ezra Jo McIntosh; and one sister, Jane Walker (Jim), of Kokomo.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph B. Smith Jr., on Feb. 13, 2013; two children, Little Joe and Joni Kay; siblings, Norman Ironmonger and Shirley Owens; and her mother, Mabel M. Ironmonger.
Funeral services will be conducted at noon Thursday, Nov. 14, 2019, at the Cincinnati Christian Church, with the Rev. Kurt Moffitt and the Rev. Troy Borst officiating. Interment will follow in Dishman Cemetery in rural Springville.
Public visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday and one hour prior to services on Thursday at the Cincinnati Christian Church. Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield is in charge of arrangements.
The family asks that all memorial contributions be made to IU Health Hospice.
Online condolences to the family are available at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com.
Published on November 11, 2019


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Nov 12, 2019
Kristie and Kevin Atkinson
Nov 12, 2019
Judy was my mom's cousin and we so enjoyed visiting her and Joe when we lived in Bloomington IN over 20 years ago. Our condolences and we're so sorry to hear of her passing. Such a lovely lady.

Kristie (Smith) and Kevin Atkinson
Corning, NY

My mom, Janet Dee (Pearson) Smith was Judy's cousin. She lives in Russiaville, IN