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November 16, 2013

Ruth F. Smitha

March 14, 1921 - Nov. 14, 2013

ANDERSON — Ruth F. (Fisher) Smitha, 92, of Anderson died Nov. 14, 2013 at Community Northview Nursing Home.

Born March 14, 1921, in Marion, to Charles and Stella (Charles) Fisher, she was mostly a homemaker, teacher, and worked at Saint John’s Hospital.

She collected antiques, Flo Blue and toothpick holders; and loved spending time with her family.

Survivors include her son, Chuck Smitha of Anderson (Clarissa Bevans of Zionsville), and daughter-in-law, Peg Smitha of Clovis, Calif.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, James Smitha in 2002; and son, Steven Smitha.

Graveside service 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Bear Creek Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Rozelle-Johnson Funeral Service.

Post online condolences at www.rozelle-johnson.com or www.theheraldbulletin.com.

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