Carole Ann Smith, 79, of Washington

Carole Ann Smith, 79, of Washington, IN passed away on Saturday, September 10, 2022, at Eastgate Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Washington, IN.

She was born on September 28, 1942, in Indiana to Lee and Ella (Smith) McCauley.

Carole graduated from Washington High School in 1960. She was a member of the Christian Faith. Carole was an avid Indiana Pacers Fan and Indianapolis Colts. Carole spent many years providing childcare and babysitting to her family and friends. She loved her family and will be deeply missed.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Lee and Ella McCauley, 1 Grandchild, and 3 infant Grandchildren.

Carole is survived by her children, Stephanie (Bill) Clark of Montgomery, IN, Rick (Pam) Lankford of Mooresville, IN, Cordell Lankford of Washington, IN, William (Jennifer) Smith of Dubois, IN, 13 Grandchildren, 22 Great- Grandchildren, her siblings, Betty (Dick) Haynes of Bloomington, IN, Rick McCauley of Florida, 3 nieces, and several cousins.

Cremation was chosen according to Carole’s wishes. Burial will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the American Cancer Society in memory of Carole.

Arrangements provided by Blake Funeral Home in Loogootee, IN.

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