December 19, 1934 - March 4, 2014
Carolyn M Atteberry Smith, 79, of Tioga, TX, passed away Tuesday, March 4, 2014 in Denton, TX. She was born December 19, 1934 in Dewitt County, IL to Lloyd and Mary (Welch) Polen. Carolyn married Sherman "Gene" Atteberry on January 12, 1952 in Pocahantas, AR and he preceded her in death on December 1, 1961. She married Sidney Smith on January 12, 1966 in Bloomington, IL who also preceded her in death on March 21, 1998. She is survived by her two sons, Gary (Doris) Atteberry of Rankin, IL,and Ken (Tammy) Smith of Pilot Point, TX; two stepsons, Gary E. Smith of Fairmount, IL,and Larry Smith of Baytown, TX; four daughters, Pam (Tim) Lewis of Paxton, IL, Vickie (Denny Waller) Krapac and Diane Johnson both of Champaign, IL,and Sally (Terry Lee) Gooden of Arvada, CO; two stepdaughters, Sharon (Christopher) Corcione of Fayetteville, NC,and Kathy (James) Rowe of Pasadena, TX; two brothers, John Polen and Jim (Judy) Polen both of Clinton, IL; seven sisters, Peggy Woodard of Weldon, IL, Ida Polen, Mary Jane (Joe) Smiley both of Clinton, IL, Linda (Joe) Early of Clinton, OH, Ruth Ann Monkman of Clinton, IL, Joyce (Roger Bernius) Smiley of Dewitt, IL,and Sharon Redman of Bloomington,IL; thirty-three grandchildren; forty great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; spouses; one daughter, Norma Jean "Jeannie" Turner; two brothers, Ivan Polen, Joe Polen; one sister Patsy Bell. A memorial service will be held 1:00PM, Saturday, March 8, 2014 at First United Methodist Church in Pilot Point. On-line condolences may be shared at www.slaymemorialfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Terri Slay and Slay Memorial Funeral Center, Aubrey, TX. To send a flower arrangement to the family of Carolyn M Atteberry Smith, please click here to visit our Sympathy Store.
Carolyn M Atteberry Smith, 79, of Tioga, TX, passed away Tuesday, March 4, 2014 in Denton, TX. She was born December 19, 1934 in Dewitt County, IL to Lloyd and Mary (Welch) Polen. Carolyn married Sherman "Gene" Atteberry on January 12, 1952... View Obituary & Service Information
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