Violet Ilene Smith, 88, was born March 31, 1923 at Summersville, Missouri to Louis W. Tune and Dora Mae (Nowlin) Tune and passed away from this life on January 8, 2012 at Mountain View Healthcare, Mountain View, Missouri.
She was united in marriage to Adrain Smith, and to this union one daughter and two sons were born.
She is survived by her daughter, Beverly Ivie and husband, Bob, Nixa, MO; son, Duane Smith and wife, Kathy, Summersville, MO; grandchildren, Brad Ivie, Springfield, MO, Brent Ivie and wife, Jamie, Springfield, MO, Tracey Thomas and Willie, Summersville, MO, Stacey Bushong and husband, Chris, O’Fallon, MO; Jessi Daniels and husband, John, Summersville, MO; great grandchildren, Tiffany and Kyle Ivie, Aaron and Emma Ivie, Danny Thomas and wife, Stefanie, Kacey Thomas, Matthew and Abbigail Bushong, and Darra Daniels; great great grandchildren, Tucker, Dallas, Colton and Zachary; one sister, Carolyn Terrill and husband, James, Ark City, KS; two sisters-in-law, Veda Mattison and Juanita Davis and husband, Gene, all of Mountain View; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband; beloved son and daughter-in-law, Darrell and Sherry Smith; and one sister, Darlene Young.
Ilene was a Christian and a worker in church doing anything she could. She was a kind, loving mother and grandmother. She loved many things, including her family, her church, flowers, cooking, singing, and her many friends and neighbors.