Julia Smith

CENTRALIA — Julia Smith, 80, of Centralia, passed away Tuesday, February 27, 2018, at Centralia Fireside Nursing Home.

She was born January 19, 1938, in Centralia, daughter of Cecil Myers and Eunice (Erskine) Sheridan Myers.

She is survived by two sons: Mark Smith and wife Tena of Centralia and Bobby Smith and wife Angela of Salina, KS; seven grandchildren: Casey, Marc, Christopher, Casadie, Savanna, Avery and Elizabeth; three great-grandchildren; a sister: Sherry Francois of Melburn, FL.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a nephew: Keith Francois, and a brother-in-law: Charlie Francois.

Julia was a CHS Graduate of the Class of 1956, an Orphan Cheerleader, and was elected Homecoming Queen in 1956. She was always thankful for those experiences. She was a member of the First United Presbyterian Church in Centralia. She was an avid reader. Julia’s greatest enjoyment was spending time with her family and friends.

A Celebration of Life Service for Julia Smith will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 5, 2018, at the First United Presbyterian Church in Centralia with Chaplain Joannie Naraghi officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park in Centralia.

Visitation will be held Monday morning from 10 a.m. until the time of service at the church.

Memorial donations may be made to the CCBA Food Pantry and will be accepted at the funeral home.

Sutherland-Garnier Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Centralia is honored to be of service to the Smith Family.

Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting sutherlandfuneralhome.com.