Patricia Smith |

Patricia Smith

Graveside services for Patricia Ann Smith of Grass Valley will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday at Sierra Memorial Lawn Cemetery in Nevada City.

Ms. Smith died Saturday, Oct. 14, in Grass Valley. She was 74.

She was born June 9, 1932, in Coos Bay, Ore., to Daniel and Ruby (McCoy) Smith. She received a bachelor of the arts from Pepperdine College. She worked for the Oakland School District.

She is survived by her brother, Robert Smith of Roseville; niece, Julie Ruiz of Roseville; and nephew, Paul Smith of Sacramento. She was preceded in death by her father, Daniel Smith in 1985; and mother Ruby Smith in 1986.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper & Weaver Mortuary.

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