Barbara Ann Reed Smith, born February 11, 1932 in Berrien Springs, Mich., passed on Monday, May 26, 2008 at Centerpoint Medical Center.

 Remaining family will miss her greatly. They include Howard Hubert Smith, husband, seven children: Judith Haworth, H. David Smith, Kathy Stayton, Robert R. Smith,Daniel A. Smith, Esther Hinkle and Nancy Moe. She also leaves 21 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren to remember her gifts and talents.

 A memorial service will be held at noon Wednesday May 28 at Israel’s Gathering, Buckner. In lieu of flowers, the family suggest donating to Israel’s Gathering. Arrangements are under the direction of Marts Memorial Services, Kansas City, 816-561-8181.