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Posted: Friday, February 21, 2014 6:00 am

Jill Smith, 46, of Fruitland Park, FL passed away February 18, 2014.  Born in Jacksonville, FL November 2, 1967 the daughter of Wilfred Byron Parkin Jr. and Mary Julia Davis.  Jill was a member of First Baptist Church, Lady Lake where she sang in the choir, she was a graduate of Mt. Dora High School and the University of Central Florida.  Jill was an elementary school teacher in the Lake County Schools, she loved drama and singing and performed at the Melon Patch Theater.  Jill was a member of the Friends of the Library in Leesburg and active in the Republican Women in Lake County. Survivors include her husband of 23 years Rocky Smith, Fruitland Park, mother, Mary Julia Parkin, Fruitland Park, sisters, Nancy Sobach and Becky Hall, and Brother Pastor Chris Parkin, several nieces and nephews.  Memorial Services will be held Friday, February 21th at the 1st Baptist Church of Lady Lake with Pastors Paul Harsh and Chris Parkin officiating. Online condolences may be left at www.beyersfuneralhome.com. Arrangements entrusted to Beyers Funeral Home and Crematory, Leesburg, FL.

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