Sophia Ellen Smith died peacefully at her home in Crescent, OK on September 13, 2022 at the young age of 84.
Sophia was born on June 13, 1938 in Sparks, OK to Ethel and William Tansel. After graduation she and her mom moved to Oklahoma City, and began her career at OU Medical Center retiring after 30 years of service. After retirement she became restless and volunteered at the Hope Center of Edmond then went on to work part-time at Ann’s Resale Shop in Edmond for another 10 years.
Sophia was an accomplished seamstress and loved crocheting, reading, gardening and spending time with family.
Sophia was preceded in death by husband of 25 years Phillip, parents Ethel and William, sisters Marlene and Barbara and nephew Steve. Sophia is survived by daughter Brenda, son Charles, granddaughter Chelsie, grandsons Landon and Mason, great-grandsons Grayson and Lane and numerous nieces, nephews and friends that loved her.
A memorial service is scheduled for September 20, 2022 at 2:00PM at Matthews Funeral Home in Edmond, OK, with a reception to follow. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Sophia’s life.