Date of Birth: November 02, 1959
Date of Death: October 20, 2021
Ivy Smith (maiden name Ivadell Carpenter) was born in rural Ohio, lived in Toledo, and moved to Arizona in 1980. Ivy dedicated a third of her life to working with children with Autism for public elementary schools in Arizona. She was a remarkable woman who loved to cook and bake for others, travel, watch movies with her grandkids, and relax with her dogs. She is survived by her husband, Ken Smith, their 3 children, Nicole, Chris, and Matt, and her 4 grandchildren, Mason, Sarah, Kayla, and Cannon.
Ivadell Smith was cremated. Half of her ashes are in Ohio to be joined with her mother's and siblings. The other half rests at the Smith family home in Arizona.