Helen Mae Smith, 88, passed away Thursday, November 27, 2008.

Helen Mae Smith, 88, passed away Thursday, November 27, 2008.

Helen was born March 4, 1920 in Kansas City, MO to Lorenzo Lewelling Oliver and Alta B. Grove Oliver. She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur E. Smith. She leaves her daughter, Linda Sue Smith; 1 granddaughter, Lori M. Rice and a sister, Virginia Thurow.

Visitation will begin at noon on Monday, December 1 at Park Lawn Funeral Home, where services will begin at 1 p.m. Burial in Greenlawn Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Park Lawn Funeral Home (816) 523-1234.