Sandra Smoot

Tuesday, June 22, 2021

Sandra S. Smoot (nee Jackson), age 84, of Crown Point, Indiana, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, June 22, 2021, after a brief illness.

Sandra is survived by her loving daughters:  Jami (Ronald) Naughgle, Lori Johnson, and Sherri (David) Ward; six grandchildren:  Joel (Meredith) Naughgle, Bethany (David) Gill, Rachel Johnson, Derek Johnson, Erika Ward, and Andrea Ward; six great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Jeanne Jackson Blane; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Sandra was preceded in death by her loving husband of 62 years, Walter Smoot; her parents, E. W. and Vivian Jackson; her brother, Dick Jackson; and her sister, Bonnie Leas.

Sandra was born on December 28, 1936, in Gary, Indiana.  She graduated from Lew Wallace High School and earned a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree from Indiana University.  Sandra retired after 28 years as a teacher in the Merrillville Community School Corporation.  We will forever miss her sweet nature, joyful laughter, and witty one-liners.

Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 8, 2021, at Calumet Park Funeral Chapel, 7535 Taft Street, Merrillville, Indiana.  The service will immediately follow the visitation at 11:30 a.m. with Reverend Linda Jackson officiating.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society (www.cancer.org).

Visitation

Thursday, July 8, 2021
9:30-11:30 AM
Calumet Park Funeral Chapel

7535 Taft St., Merrillville, IN 46410 VIEW MAP

T 219-736-5840
F 219-685-5128

Service

Thursday, July 8, 2021
11:30 AM
Calumet Park Funeral Chapel

7535 Taft St., Merrillville, IN 46410 VIEW MAP

T 219-736-5840
F 219-685-5128