Ellen Louise Smith, 75 of Taylorville passed away on Friday, December 25, 2020 at 4:08 a.m. at Decatur Memorial Hospital in Decatur, IL. She was born on November 10, 1945 in Palmer, IL the daughter of Roger and Edna (Bangert) Williams. She Married Randell Smith Sr. on August 31, 1962 and he preceded her in death on March 9, 2004. She worked as a homemaker and she was an avid Bingo Player. Ellen was a member of the Taylorville Order of the Eagles, Taylorville Moose Lodge #1516 and the VFW Post #4495 in Taylorville.

She is survived by her Daughter: Holly Ellen Smith of Taylorville, IL; Son: Randell (Jon Dalusong) Smith Jr. of Santa Clarita, CA; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and her sisters: Leah Spencer, JoAnn Shanks and Nancy Moore.  


Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at Anderson Cemetery in Palmer, IL with Pastor Gerald McPhillips officiating.


Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville is assisting the family with arrangements. 


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