Mar 052014

Valee D’Lynn Smith passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, in Phoenix. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, March 7, at the Main Street Chapel of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Snowflake. A viewing will begin at 1 p.m. on Friday at the church. There will also be a viewing from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 6, at the church.
She was born on Aug. 2, 1973, in Show Low to Ronald Kay Smith and Rhonda Valee Willis Smith. Valee graduated from Snowflake High School in 1992. She had a beautiful singing voice, and performed often with her four sisters and her brother when she was younger. She was full of love, and especially loved her family and her wonderful husband, Dustin Smith. She loved to fish, sing, cross-stitch, play games, goofy golf, go out to eat, ride four-wheelers at the sand dunes and sports.
She was brave and valiant, had a fighting spirit through her earthly trials and never gave up hope. Valee had a deep faith in her Savior, and was an active member of the LDS church all her life. She was a very supportive wife, daughter, sister and aunt, and was loved by everyone who knew her.
Survivors include her husband, Dustin Smith; her parents, Ron and Rhonda Smith; her four sisters, Kalee (Travis) Tenney, Nicole (Brett) Brewer, Kristi (Doug) Chlarson and Brittney Smith; her brother, Matthew (Kaylee) Smith; her grandmother, Veleda Willis; the Randy and Lauren Smith family; Jean Potter and family; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, and all her beautiful nieces and nephews.
Owens Livingston Mortuary of Snowflake was in charge of the arrangements.Valee Smith