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Mrs.  of Salem passed away Thursday, April 7 at University of Louisville Hospital.

Mrs. Smedley was born July 14, 1956 in Louisville, Kentucky the daughter of John William Perkins and Wilma Gertrude Gilley Temple.  She was a retired employee of Kimball’s and a former employee of LeWeb Industries.  She was a member of the Paoli Wednesday Night Bowling League.

Debbie married John Smedley on April 1, 1977.  She is survived by her husband:  John Smedley of Salem, a son:  John Gregory Smedley-Warren of Nashville, Tennessee, two daughters:  Rebecca Michelle Archibald of Salem and Stephanie Phipps Blue of Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina, a sister:  Lori Highfill of Salem, and three grandchildren:  Gracelynn Archibald, Xavier Archibald, and Brady Blue.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother:  Jerry Perkins of Salem, and a sister:  Rita Cobb of New Albany.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 10:00AM at Weathers Funeral Home.  Cremation will follow. Visitation will be Monday from 4-8PM and Tuesday from 9AM-time of service.