R. Joyce Smoot, 81, of Cape Coral passed away Monday, Jan. 14, 2013. She was born in Newport, R.I., Nov. 28, 1931, to Vernon and Ruth Warner, now deceased. She married William Mitchell Smoot in 1950 and they moved to Lee County in 1962. She was preceded in death by William in 1986.
She is survived by her four daughters, Linda Buchanan, Michele (Clinton) McLean, Bobbi (Burril) Duggins and Patti (Matt) Perkowski; eight grandchildren, Lane, Amy, Chip, Jonathan, Jordan, Ted, Matthew and Casey; and three great-grandchildren, Gabriel, Timothy and Canyon; one sister, Sandy Bell Anderson; and nephews Israel and Jesse.
A funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m., Friday, Jan. 18, at Harvey-Engelhardt Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends for viewing Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
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