Janet Gayle “Jan” Smith

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Janet Gayle “Jan” Smith, 60, of Shell Knob, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, at her home.

She was born Nov.18, 1956, in Dallas, Texas, the daughter of Johnny and Marie (Tittle) Reid. On June 19, 2004, she was united in marriage to Jim Smith, who survives. Also surviving are her mother, Marie Reid of Cassville; one daughter, Anna Marie Barrett and her husband Dave of Rockaway Beach; three sons, Misha Good, Steven Smith and Brian Smith all of St. Louis; one sister, Karen LaBombarda and her husband Rudy of Austin, Texas; one brother, Steve Reid and his wife Thelma of Cassville; seven grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her father, Johnny O. Reid and her brother, John L. Reid.

She received her education in Cassville and was a 1975 graduate of Cassville High School. She had resided in Texas several years and taught special needs children in Houston. After moving back to Missouri she worked as a jail administrator for the Barry County Sheriff’s Office, retiring after 16 years. She was active in Boy Scouts.

Services were held Monday at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Pastor Rick Cooper conducted the services. Burial was at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cassville.

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Cassville, Missouri