Danise “Dee” (Hill) Smallwood of Parkersburg passed away Thursday morning at Saint Elizabeth Hospital in Crawfordsville, Indiana. She was 58.
Mrs. Smallwood worked for Johnson Control in Vincennes, Indiana, and worked with autistic children at Crystal’s Behavior Solutions in Bloomington, Indiana. She loved taking care of her grandkids, as well as gardening, flowers, birds and going to “junk stores.” She attended school at Gallia Academy High School.
Born September 2, 1953, in Gallipolis, Ohio, she was the daughter of Frank and Idabelle Hill. She married Jerry Smallwood. He survives.
Additional survivors include three daughters, Sarah Chapman, Beth Like (husband, Don) and Misty Foxworthy, step-daughter, Kelly Black and step-son, Rick Smallwood, eleven grandkids and one great-grandchild. She was the youngest of eight and is survived by three brothers and two sisters. Two brothers and her parents precede her in death.
No public services are planned. A celebration of life will be held with her family in Gallipolis, Ohio. Arrangements were made through Burkhart Funeral Home, Crawfordsville, Indiana.