Candy Elaine Smith 50, of Saint Joseph, passed away Saturday Oct. 5, 2019 at her home.

She was born Aug. 15, 1969 in St. Joseph, daughter of the late Joyce and Louis Smith Sr.

She was a Homemaker, who was an artist, and enjoyed painting, she was also a loving grandmother.

Candy was preceded in death by: her parents; son, Brian Smith; brother, Little Louie Smith.

Survivors include husband, Larry Osborn of the home; children, Joseph Finch, Wesley Whitten, Tanetta Smith, Joel (Michelle) Jones, Tiffany Osborn; grandchildren, Harper, Madison, and Maleki Finch; brother, Louis Smith Jr.; sisters, Helena Smith, Molly Smith, Nadine Smith, Bonnie Smith, and Sherry Smith; and her best friend, Rosetta O'Neal.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. on Tuesday at the Rupp Funeral Home, with a Celebration of Candy's life at 2 p.m. Tuesday, at the Rupp Chapel, Pastor Scott Jensen officiating.

Memorials are requested to the Candy Smith Memorial Fund in care of the Rupp Funeral Home.

Online condolence and obituary at As published in the St. Joseph News-Press.