Sheila L. Smith, age 86, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, September 13, 2023, at the Country Club Rehabilitation Campus in Mount Vernon. She was born on November 22, 1936, in Centerburg, Ohio, the daughter of Wayne and Isabel (Clippinger) Farmer. Sheila owned and operated Sheila’s Beauty Shop in Bangs, for over 50 years.
She was a member of the Women of the Moose in Mount Vernon, Amvets Post #95 and Red Hat Society. In her spare time, Sheila enjoyed bowling, crafts and working in her garden. She was a loving and caring wife, mother and grandmother that will be missed by her family and many friends.

She is survived by her children, Earl “Sonny” (Wendy) Smith of Fredericktown, Mike (Becky) Smith of Mount Vernon and Cindy (Don) Harbaugh of Danville, five grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren and a sister, Phyllis Anne (Jim) Dixon of Newark.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Earl W. Smith (2017), a great granddaughter and a sister, Carolyn Holtz.

Friends may call on Monday, September 18, 2023, from 12 to 2 p.m. at the Snyder Funeral Home, Lasater Chapel. A graveside service will follow at 2:30 p.m. in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens with her grandson, Benjamin Smith officiating.

Memorial contributions in Shelia’s name may be made to Gentiva Hospice.

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The Snyder Funeral Home, Lasater Chapel is honored to serve the family of Sheila L. Smith.

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