Loree Austin Smith Colver, 98, died on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at Hillcrest Convalescent Center. Mrs. Colver was born in Hardin County, IL, the daughter of the late Charles Macon Austin and Nora Holloway Austin.
She was also predeceased by her husbands, Raymond H. Smith, Elton E. “Pete” Colver; brothers, Clifford Holloway, Paris Ulyssus, Arthur Thomas, Ewell Charles, Herschel Vernon, and Hansel Volney; sisters, Mabel Odelia Partain, Cleo Nigel Gustin, and Edna Aliene Hobbs; and granddaughter, Kristin Lynn Smith.
Mrs. Colver was a member of Mt. Zion Church.
Mrs. Colver is survived by her daughter, Deborah Smith of Durham, NC; son, Daniel Ray Smith (Connie) of St. Charles, IL; grandchildren, Ryan Christopher Edwards, Matthew David (Lisa) Smith; Phillip James (Courtney) Smith; and great-grandchildren, Amy Jane Smith, Hannah Jo Smith, Emily Joy Smith, Nolan Henry Smith and Aaron Austin Smith.
Private services will be held with interment in Mt. Zion Cemetery. Hardin County Funeral Service is in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be made to Mt. Zion Cemetery Fund, c/o Hardin County Funeral Service, P.O. Box 267, Rosiclare, IL 62982.