Virginia S. Smith

Sep. 4, 1922 – April 2, 2022

Virginia S. Smith, 99, of Noblesville, passed away on Sat., April 2, 2022 at Riverwalk Village in Noblesville.

She was born on Sep. 4, 1922 to Roscoe and Lilly (Depke) Shepherd in Champaign, Ill.

Mrs. Smith enjoyed music and played the flute in her high school orchestra. She was a secretary during WWII, for the base commander at the Army Air Corps Base in Boca Raton, Florida while her husband was in the service. While raising her family she continued to work as a church secretary and then for Chicago Title. Mrs. Smith liked traveling, especially to Hawaii, and enjoyed cruises. She was an avid reader, liked to write humorous poetry and really liked to shop. She was a life-long, loyal fan of the Chicago Cubs. Most of all, Mrs. Smith was a very supportive mother who loved her family.

Survivors include her son Bruce (Judy) Smith; daughter Lisa (Ron) Hampton; daughter-in-law Diane Smith; grandchildren Erick, Tabatha, Travis (Jacqueline), Tyler, Gina (Chad) and Megan (Joe); and 8 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Morgan Smith; son Glenn Smith; and brother Robert Shepherd.

Visitation is scheduled to be held from 5 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., with services scheduled from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., on Fri., April 15, 2022 at Randall & Roberts Funeral Center, 1685 Westfield Road, in Noblesville.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 50 East 91st Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, Ind. 46240. Condolences can be made online at