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July 18, 2012

Dale Jean Smith

DUNCAN — Nov. 20, 1947 — July 15, 2012

Dale Jean Smith of Duncan passed away Sunday July 15, 2012, at her home. She was 64 years old.

A memorial service, celebrating her life will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, July 21, 2012, at the Chisholm Trail Heritage Center, 1000 Chisholm Trail Parkway in Duncan, under the direction of Comanche Funeral Home.  

The family requests that everyone please wear purple, Dale’s favorite color. She was born Nov. 20, 1947, in California, to John and Louise Irene (Aldridge) Blood.  

Dale came to Duncan in the early 1980’s. She and Charlie Smith were united in marriage in 1982. Dale loved to go to the casino, sightseeing, using the computer. She loved cats but could not keep them as pets due to her allergies.

 Dale is survived by a son, Mat Smith of Duncan; a daughter Candy Cain, of Houston, Texas; two stepsons: Jay Smith, College Station, Texas, and Charlie Smith Jr., Waco, Texas; a granddaughter, Avery Smith; two sisters: Barbara Whittington,  and Debbie Brown and husband Maurice, of Wichita Falls, Texas; a brother, John Blood Jr. of Comanche; her grandpup, Reesey; and many dear friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, and grandparents.

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