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Doris M. Smith

April 25, 1925 - May 4, 2022

Service Date: May 10, 2022

Funeral Home Memorial Services of Iowa

Church Ankeny Baptist Church

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Doris Mae Smith, 97, of Ankeny, IA, went to be with her Lord and Savior on May 4, 2022.

A funeral service will be held at Ankeny Baptist Church (2842 SW Third Street Place, Ankeny IA 50023) at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 10, 2022 with burial to follow at Ankeny Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. prior to the service.

Doris was born on April 25, 1925 in Coatsville, Missouri, the daughter of Elmer and Pearl McKinney Childs. She married Robert Vernon Smith on June 1, 1945.

She is survived by two sons, Garry (Shelly) Smith of Indianola, IA, and Greg Smith of West Des Moines, IA; a daughter, Vicki Rich of Ankeny, IA; sister, Jeanette Smith of Ankeny; brother, Ronald Childs of Arlington, TX; eight grandchildren; 17 great grandchildren; and three great-great granddaughters. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; son, John Smith; two grandsons, Gabriel Smith and Troy Smith; siblings, Ralph and Robert Childs; twin sister, Dorothy Moulton; and sisters, Olive Schultz and Irene Herteen.

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