Mitzi was active in her church She shared her strong faith at every opportunity. Her hobbies included cooking, shopping, computers, photography, playing the keyboard, singing, and watching the St. Louis Cardinals. She loved both her family and her husband's family. She truely will be missed by all. She was born to Margaret Eovaldi and Lon DeCoursey both who preceded her in death, as did her step father Anthony Eovaldi, Sr. She is also survived by her loving husband; Paul (Mousey) Smith of Herrin; 3 brothers; Donald DeCoursey, Pete DeCoursey, Roy Thetford, and Anthony Eovaldi, Jr., 1 Sister; Deborah Dixon. Her children include Paula and son-in-law Randy Welker of Florida, Shelby and son-in-law Wynn Cramer of Chicago, IL, and Marty and daughter-in-law Vicki Smith of Zeigler, IL. She is the grandmother of Joshua Welker, Lindsey and Madison Cramer, Nichole Smith, Tiffany Matier and granson-in-law Dave Matier, and Jesse Smith and many loved great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews. Arrangements are being handled by Van Natta Funeral Home, 427 South Park, Herrin, IL. Interment will be at Herrin City Cemetery, Herrin, IL. Memorials can be made to the Harvest Time Worship Center. Make checks payable to the church and give to the funeral director. Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, June 2, 2008 at Van Natta Funeral Home. Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, June, 3, 2008, at the funeral home with Reverend Todd Hawk officiating. To view obituary and sign the guest book, go to Vannattafuneralhome.com.