Carol Smith


October 9, 1951 - October 15, 2018


Carol Smith, 67, of Mitchell died Monday, October 15, 2018 at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls.  Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Friday, October 19, 2018 at the Mitchell Congregational United Church of Christ Church in Mitchell.  Arrangements are under the direction of Bittner Funeral Chapel.

Carol Ann Smith was born on October 9, 1951 in Parkston, SD to Jane Bertha (Hobma) and Eugene Victor VanNatta. She lived on a farm 5 miles east of Parkston and attended Parkston High School, graduating in the spring of 1969.

Carol attended the University of South Dakota in Springfield in the fall of 1969. She married Keith Smith on December 27, 1970 at the Congregational Church in Parkston. The couple moved to Plankinton and later to Mitchell, SD in 1972. Carol worked at Harves Sport Shop, Dakota Redi Mix as a bookkeeper, and at McLeods from 1980 to 2016.

She loved flowers, gardening, crocheting, and researching her genealogy.

Carol is survived by her husband Keith Smith of Mitchell; son Scott (Lori) Smith of Dakota Dunes, daughter Kelly (Jonathan) Lemig of Sioux Falls; grandson Taylor Thurman of Minneapolis; granddaughters Alison and Elizabeth Lemig of Sioux Falls; and brother Larry (Ruth) VanNatta of Mitchell. She was preceded in death by her parents.


None Scheduled


Friday, October 19, 2018
2:00 PM
Mitchell Congregational United Church of Christ
301 E 4th Ave
Mitchell, SD 57301

Posted by Val & Larry Lemig on October 19, 2018
Keith, Kelly, Jonathan and Family.
So sorry to hear of your great loss. We will remember Carol lovingly in our prayers always.
Posted by Kim and Mike Mohr on October 19, 2018
Keith and family,
So sorry for your loss. Thinking of you.
Posted by Samantha Lemig on October 18, 2018
Wish we could be there with you. Thinking of you all.
Posted by Sheila and John Smith on October 18, 2018
Love and prayers.
Posted by Shirley Wuertzer on October 18, 2018
So sorry for your loss.
Posted by Susie habeck on October 17, 2018
Sorry for the loss of ur gradma Taylor, and all family
Posted by Nancy McPeek on October 17, 2018
Sorry for your loss
Posted by Linda Kingery West on October 17, 2018
So very sorry to hear about Carol's passing. Carol was a beautiful lady with a beautiful heart. Please know that I am lifting all of you up in prayer as you prepare to celebrate her life and in the days to come. Linda Kingery West (Taylor's Great Aunt)
Posted by Suzy olinger on October 17, 2018
So sorry for the loss of your mom
Posted by Lori Kluth on October 17, 2018
So sorry for your loss god be with you.
Posted by Pat Muttha on October 17, 2018
So sorry for your loss
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