Ms. Smith was born in Refugio on Feb. 16, 1956, to Richard and Rachel (Roach) Chipman. She worked in the clerical field for a number of years.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and grandparents, H.E. Roach and Ida Maguglin.
Survivors include her son, Dustin (Malana Beseda) Homeyer; daughter, Layla (Jose) Guerrero, of Beeville; brother, Michael (Dinna) Smith of Corpus Christi; sisters, Robin Yates of Columbus, Ga., and Bitsy Watson of Temple; seven grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
A memorial service was held Saturday, March 22, at 10:30 a.m. at Bay Area Fellowship in Beeville.
Trevino Funeral Home