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Christie A. Smith

Birth Date: October 24, 1942
Death Date: January 15, 2018

Decatur-Christie A. Smith, 75, of Decatur, met The Head News Anchor on January 15, 2018.

Christie enjoyed a lifelong career as a secretary. She was passionate about news and York patties.

Surviving are her son George (Shawna) Smith, grandchildren Zephaniah, Grace, Molly, Frieda, and Paul, brother David (Janet), sister Judy, and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents William and Ramona and sisters Mary and Martha.

Honoring Christie’s wishes cremation services will be provided by the Graceland/Fairlawn Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 2091 N. Oakland Ave. Decatur, IL. No services are planned at this time. Please view the online obituary, send condolences, and share memories at

No Services Planned
January 18, 2018
Graceland / Fairlawn Funeral Home
2091 N. Oakland Avenue Decatur, IL 62526
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  1. Aunt Chris was always a very kind and caring aunt, our thoughts and prayers are with her and with George Jr and family. Uncle Dave and Aunt Judy, thoughts and prayers are with you and your families as well at this time of loss. God bless Aunt Chris as she is happily reunited with family in Heaven.

    Dave Edwards

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