Dolly B. Smith

In Memorial


Dolly B. Smith, 71. Sunrise September 1, 1939 – Sunset May 18, 2011. Dolly was born in Buchtel, Ohio to the late June Lee (Northcutt) and Ralph L. Blackwell Sr. She was raised in Rendville Ohio by her grandmother Alice Wilkes White, and had been a resident of Columbus, Ohio for the past 56 years. She was a former member of New Salem Baptist Church and retiree of Riverside Hospital. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband John N. Smith, brother Ralph L. Blackwell Jr, and step daughter Bonita Smith. Left to cherish her memory, sons Harlin (Kris) and Brian G. (Vicki) Goins, daughter Sheryl (Craig) Portman, stepson Johnny Smith; 5 siblings Carolyn (William) Huff, Charlotte Blackwell, Lois Lowery, James Blackwell, Sue (Sterivan) Ellis; step mother Virginia Blackwell; 8 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, brother-in law Ron (Jill) Cavell, life long best friend Janis Hull, and a host of other family and friends.

Condolence Messages

  1. My deepest sympathies for your family. May God comfort you while traveling through your veil of tears.

  2. Gayon Bondurant and Family

    My heart felt blessing goes out to the family and friends. My prayers are for your strenght and comfort. Now to Aunt Dolly, thank you for being there when I was a little girl. Your love and understanding will stay with. Much LOVE!!
    Gayon and Family.

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