Ruth Irma (Davis) Smith

April 22, 1925 ~ April 13, 2021 (age 95)

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Ruth Irma (Davis) Smith, 95 of Indianapolis left this world on Tuesday, April 13, 2021.  She was born on April 22, 1925 to James Maceo Davis and Florence Inez (Caswell) Salyers in Indianapolis.

She is preceded in death by parents, James Maceo Davis and Florence Inez (Caswell) Salyers, husband Herschell Eugene Smith, son Herschell Eugene Smith Jr., daughter Sherry Lee Green, brothers James C. Davis, Wendell Davis, sister Shirley Davis.

She is survived by daughters Linda Ruth Parker, Janie Marie (husband Kenneth) Bennett, Debbie Sue (husband Ted) Grainger, son Stephen Smith, brothers Gordon Davis, Robert “Bob” Davis, many grandchildren, many great grandchildren, several great great grandchildren, and extended family and friends.   

Burial held on Monday April 19, 2021 at New Palestine Cemetery.

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