Evelyn Smith • April 18, 2019
Evelyn Smith, Pensacola, age 87, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Thursday, April 18, 2019.
Evelyn was born July 8, 1931, in Montreal, Canada.
She was raised in New York City, New York where she met her late husband of 65 years, John J. Smith. They moved to Pensacola in 1956 to raise their only son, Michael. Evelyn was a homemaker and lovingly cared for her family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John J. Smith, her brothers Marcelle and Roger Babin and her sister Jackie Hubel.
She is survived by her son, Michael Smith (wife Melanye), two grandchildren, Grant Smith (wife Rachel) and Lauren Hicks (husband Michael) and a great-granddaughter Halee Hicks.
A gathering of family and friends will be held on Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 10:00 AM at Pensacola Memorial Gardens Mausoleum.
The family wishes to thank Barbara Johnson, ARNP and the staff at Arcadia Health and Rehab for their extraordinary care in her final weeks of life.