Edna J. Smith

Edna Jeanette Smith, 58, of Huntington, IN, died Saturday, April 23, 2018, after battling kidney disease.

Mrs. Smith worked as a cook at several restaurants around Huntington. In her 40’s, she enrolled in nursing school and graduated at the top of her class and began working as a licensed practical nurse at Peabody Retirement Community.

She was born in Baltimore, MD, to Russ and Betty Prasch. Her parents survive. She married John B. Smith, and he preceded her in death on March 10, 2018.  

Survivors include two daughters, Rachel (Dan) Bobilya  and Saundra (Anson White) Smith; a son, John (Buddy) Smith; three sisters, Vickie Parsell, Amy Lahr and Jennifer Hethcote; and five grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Myers Funeral Home, Huntington Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be made at myersfuneralhomes.com.