Nancy C. Smith, 56, passed away Monday, March 28, 2011, with family at her bedside. She was born December 7, 1954, in San Jose, Calif., to parents Jessica Malloy and Sam Willard Bennett Sr.

Nancy met her beloved husband, Raymond, at a local event in 2002, and it was love at first sight. They married in 2004.

Survivors include her husband, Raymond L. Smith; two sisters; one brother; three children and many grandchildren.

A service will be held at Gold Hill Christian Center, 503 Hays St., corner of 5th & Hays, Gold Hill, Ore. at 2 p.m. on April 9, 2011. The dinner reception will follow the service at Raymond Smith's home, 2540 Tennessee Drive, Medford, Ore.