Written by TRF Times
Lakewood, Wash. - Shelby Jeanne (Collins) Smith passed away peacefully at home in Lakewood, Wash., on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013.
She was born in Alexandria on March 6, 1937, to Cecil and Elba Collins.
Shelby is survived by her three sons, Michael (Sheryl) Smith of Marysville Wash., Mitchell (Michelle) Smith of
Vancouver, Wash., and Jody Smith of Lakewood, Wash.; three grandchildren, Eric, Holly and Colin; as well as her loyal and loving dog Miss molly.
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 53 years, Earsel H. Smith, who passed in August 2013, as well as her sister Sherryll Irvine.
Shelby will be laid to rest beside her parents at St. Bernards Cemetery in Thief River Falls.