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Dana Leann Lashmett-Smith, 63 of rural Murrayville passed away peacefully at her home Saturday October 10, 2020. She was born November 5, 1956 in Jacksonville the daughter of the late Danny Dean Lashmett and Anna Carolynn Moore Lashmett.

Dana or more affectionately called by all who held her dear as “My Dana” spent many years as an in home caretaker and caregiver to many special people in the area. Through that caring she formed friendships and family like bonds that lasted her a lifetime. Her greatest joys in life were her children and grandchildren. She had a passion and love for her flower gardens, enjoying warm evenings watching her grandchildren play in the yard and her hummingbirds at the flowers. She was a 1974 graduate of Winchester High School. She took great pride in watching her children and grandbabies play sports, rarely missing a game.

Surviving are her children Perry Smith (companion Deann), Carrie (James Jr.) Reardon, Roechelle (Steven) Willi, nine grandchildren, Dietrich, Kellen, Kenyan, Ryllie, Brock, Jaeden, Tristan, Garilynn and Ember. Dana is also survived by her sisters Myra (Bob) Munds, Julie Lashmett, Amy Davidson and Lisa (Mark) Hatton, brothers Jeff (Wendy) Lashmett, Terry (Teresa) Lashmett and a host of friends who loved her dearly.

Private family graveside services will be held in the Winchester City Cemetery.

A public memorial reception for friends and family will be held Sunday November 1, 2020 at the Winchester EMS Building from 1 until 5 pm. Memorial contributions can be made to her family.

Condolences may be sent to the family at The Coonrod Funeral Home in Winchester is in charge of the arrangements.

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