Barbara Smith

Barbara Faye Smith, 71, of Sweet Home died June 27, 2010 at her home.

She was born June 6, 1939 and raised in Mount Ulla, N.C., into a large family of 11 children.

She married Robert “Ross” Smith on March 11, 1963. The couple moved often during Mr. Smith’s military career. Later in life they settled in Washington, then Oregon. In the late 1990s they came to in Sweet Home.

Mrs. Smith loved gardening, the outdoors and country drives.

She is survived by her husband, Ross Smith; sons Neal and John Paul Smith; and seven grandchildren.

Burial was held July 6 at Eagle Point National Cemetery in Eagle Point.

Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements.