Revenelle Smith (89) of Iola


Published on August 5 2013 8:08 am

Revenelle Smith, 89, of Iola died at 3pm Sunday, August 4, 2013 at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital in Effingham.

Funeral service is 2 PM Thursday, August 8, 2013, at Pagel Funeral Home, Edgewood with burial to follow in Keen’s Chapel Cemetery, LaClede. Visitation will be 5-8 PM Wednesday at the funeral home and 1 hour prior to the funeral on Thursday. Memorials are requested to the American Legion Operation Comfort Warrior.

Revenelle was born on November 27, 1923 in Clay county, IL the daughter of James and Golda (Limes) Logan. She married Roy W. Smith on December 23, 1941 at St. Louis, MO and he preceded her on July 20, 1974.  She was a homemaker and a former member of the Edgewood American Legion Auxiliary.

Surviving are her son; Roy E. (wife, Tena) Smith of Louisville, daughters; Sandra Holzhausen of Effingham, Judy (husband, Bill) Hawkey of Kinmundy, and Toni Griffith of Paris, IL, sister; Delores (husband, John) Bishop of Effingham, brother; John (wife, Deanna) Logan of Effingham, 8 grandchildren, and 9 great grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Joy Dean Logan.