Beverly Jean Loveland Smith

Beverly Smith

Beverly Smith

Beverly Jean Loveland Smith, longtime resident of Hanna, passed away May 9, 2016 at the Memorial Hospital of Carbon County. Beverly was born July 2, 1932 in York County, Neb., the daughter of Adella Dreamus Loveland and Frank Loveland. She was the youngest of eleven children. Beverly loved the mountains and being outdoors, but most of all, crocheting. After her husband, Paul's death in 2013, she came to live in Rawlins with her youngest son, Doug.

Beverly was preceded in death by her parents; six of her seven brothers, Harold, Ted, DeLane, Thelan, Jack, and Don; her sisters, Chrystal, June and Dorothy; her husband, Paul; and two sons, Daniel and Dennis Blanton.

She is survived by her brother, Charles (Georgia) Loveland; daughter, Dema (Flip) Greenfield; son, Douglas (Pam) Smith; daughter-in-law; Marie Blanton; grandchildren, Leslie (Lincoln) Folkers, Denny Joe (Joy) Heddleson, Mandy Stratton, Joshua (Amber) Smith, Jonathan (Katie) Smith, Jacob (Jim) Smith, D.J. Blanton, Ricky Blanton, Timmy Blanton, Danny Blanton, David Blanton, and Bowdy Blanton; 29 great-grandchildren; and 5 great-great-grandchildren.

A celebration of life is planned for some time later this summer.

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