News From Terre Haute, Indiana

June 18, 2013

Brenda M. Smith


TERRE HAUTE — Brenda Marie Smith, 47, of Terre Haute, passed away on Sunday, June 16, 201, at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born on Nov. 15, 1965, in Terre Haute, to Samuel Edward and Linda Lee (Yates) Yesley. She married James Smith on Jan. 27 1990. Brenda was a graduate of Booker T. Washington High School.

Her greatest joy was her family, especially her grandchildren. She always opened her home and her heart to anyone. Brenda will always be remembered as a loving, caring woman and a good listener.

Brenda is survived by her husband of 23 years, James; their children, Justin Smith of Metcalf, Ill., Jessica Neice and her husband Jason of Terre Haute, Joshua Norris and his wife Sarah of West Terre Haute, and Zachary Smith and his wife Brittany of Terre Haute; grandchildren, Gage and Kasper Neice, Ashton Lundy, Hailey Hillhouse, Tristan McCullough, Gracie Smith, Gabriel Norris, and Jessah Smith; four sisters; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents.

A memorial visitation will be held from 6 until 8 p.m. on Friday, June 21, 2013, at Roselawn Funeral Home, 7500 N. Clinton St. Online condolences may be expressed at: